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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana, CA, United States - CHI to SNA Last modified: May 30, 2016 12:56 PM

Popular flights from Chicago to Santa Ana Last modified: May 30, 2016 12:56 PM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 22, 2016 Jul 6, 2016 $387
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 12, 2016 $387
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 4, 2016 $387
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 6, 2016 $387
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 4, 2016 $387
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 11, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $247
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 13, 2016 Jun 17, 2016 $260
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 23, 2016 Jun 27, 2016 $227
Jun 24, 2016 Jun 27, 2016 $227

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI to SNA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Santa Ana, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $272.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI to SNA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Santa Ana based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Santa Ana

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Santa Ana should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $769 $424
7-14 days $247 $325
14-21 days $260 $274
21-30 days $227 $285
30-60 days $382 $390
60-90 days $345 $338
90+ days $345 $338

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Santa Ana

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Santa Ana.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$260 $307 $267 $227 $227 $247 $366

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Santa Ana

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Chicago to Santa Ana.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Chicago Santa Ana Alaska 5/30/16 6/3/16 1 $778
June Chicago Santa Ana United 6/23/16 6/27/16 0 $227
July Chicago Santa Ana American 7/4/16 7/12/16 0 $387
August Chicago Santa Ana Frontier 8/23/16 8/30/16 1 $338
September Chicago Santa Ana Frontier 9/7/16 9/13/16 1 $338
October Chicago Santa Ana Frontier 10/4/16 10/11/16 1 $338
November Chicago Santa Ana American 11/3/16 11/9/16 0 $345
December Chicago Santa Ana American 12/5/16 12/9/16 0 $366

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Santa Ana

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Santa Ana.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$844
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$844 $247
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$247 $302
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$302 $227
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$227 $407
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$407
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI to SNA)

Your Chicago to Santa Ana flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Santa Ana is $343.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Santa Ana is $313.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Santa Ana.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Santa Ana
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 07:10 18:10
United 3 4 4 3 4 2 3 09:20 19:29

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI to SNA)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Santa Ana. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Santa Ana is $138.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Santa Ana is $310.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $183
Milwaukee to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Frontier, United $338
Indianapolis to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Frontier, United $214
Madison to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $340
Grand Rapids to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $320
Appleton to Santa Ana Alaska, United $445
Green Bay to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $465
Ft Wayne to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $398
Moline to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $398
Bloomington - Normal to Santa Ana American $474
Peoria to Santa Ana American, Allegiant, United $432
South Bend to Santa Ana United $471
Lansing to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $597
Toledo to Santa Ana American $447
Springfield to Santa Ana American, United $501
Kalamazoo to Santa Ana American, United $300
Champaign to Santa Ana American Check Dates
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $118
Dubuque to Santa Ana American $451
Chicago to Long Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $376
Chicago to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $217
Chicago to Ontario American, Alaska, United $234
Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $208
Milwaukee to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $261
Indianapolis to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $187
Chicago to Phoenix American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $152
Chicago to Burbank American, Alaska, United $250
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Grand Rapids to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $320
Chicago to Palm Springs American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $362

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI to SNA) Number of flights searched: 305Last modified: May 30, 2016 12:56 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Santa Ana with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Santa Ana.

Chicago to Santa Ana
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
Delta DTW / MSP X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United IAH X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest MCI X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Santa Ana, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Chicago to Santa Ana Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: The average Chicago to Santa Ana flight time is 4 hours and 17 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Santa Ana?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Santa Ana is 1721 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: There are 53 direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: American Airlines provides 62% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Santa Ana.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: Denver, CO
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