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Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:58 AM

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Chicago to Santa Ana Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:58 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Santa Ana. United & American frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Santa Ana flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
CHISNA
Sun 11/6
nonstop
SNACHI
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$137
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American
CHISNA
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SNACHI
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$147
Select
Frontier
CHISNA
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SNACHI
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
CHISNA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SNACHI
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
CHISNA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SNACHI
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
CHISNA
Fri 10/21
1 stop
SNACHI
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
CHISNA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SNACHI
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$224
Select
Alaska
CHISNA
Sun 11/6
nonstop
SNACHI
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$260
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Santa Ana?

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 $158.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Santa Ana?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Santa Ana.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $342 $384
7-14 days $193 $201
14-21 days $147 $181
21-30 days $163 $171
30-60 days $137 $167
60-90 days $163 $171
90+ days $246 $250

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Santa Ana

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Santa Ana is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$185 $163 $147 $142 $163 $163 $137

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Santa Ana by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Santa Ana flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Santa Ana American 9/27/16 10/1/16 0 $342
October Chicago Santa Ana United 10/27/16 10/31/16 0 $142
November Chicago Santa Ana United 11/6/16 11/9/16 0 $137
December Chicago Santa Ana American 12/1/16 12/8/16 0 $163
January Chicago Santa Ana American 1/14/17 1/21/17 0 $246
February Chicago Santa Ana American 2/1/17 2/11/17 0 $246
March Chicago Santa Ana United 3/17/17 3/22/17 0 $285
April Chicago Santa Ana American 4/9/17 4/12/17 0 $270

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Santa Ana. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$436
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$436 $210
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$210 $181
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$181 $163
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$163 $142
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$142

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 $233.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana is $252.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 09:55 18:30
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 09:10 19:45
Southwest 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:35 09:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Santa Ana is $210.

Chicago to Santa Ana Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: The average Chicago to Santa Ana flight time is 4 hours and 20 minutes.
Question: How far is Santa Ana from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Santa Ana is 1,721 miles (2,769 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: There are 54 direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana?
Answer: American Airlines provides 50% 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: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Chicago flying to Santa Ana Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:58 AMNumber of routes searched: 323Number of itineraries searched: 385,183

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Santa Ana? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Santa Ana. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Santa Ana
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American PHX
American LAS
American DEN
American DFW
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
United CLE
United IAD
United LGA
United ASE

Chicago to Santa Ana Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Santa Ana. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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