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Flights from Chicago to Santa Maria, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AM

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Chicago to Santa Maria Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:02 AM

We've scanned 21,800,526,162 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Santa Maria. United frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Santa Maria flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
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Fri 9/30
1 stop
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Sun 10/2
1 stop
$768
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Santa Maria?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Santa Maria?

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 Maria 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 Maria?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $768
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $0
30-60 days $0 $0
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $0 $0

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Santa Maria

We've examined 21,808,054,587 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 Maria is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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$768

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Santa Maria 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 Maria flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Santa Maria United 9/30/16 10/2/16 1 $768

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Santa Maria

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

Next 30 Days

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$768
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Santa Maria

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 Maria is $1,040.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Santa Maria is not available.

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

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 Maria. 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 Maria is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Santa Maria is $1,040.

Chicago to Santa Maria Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Santa Maria?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Chicago flying to Santa Maria Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 12:57 AMNumber of routes searched: 18Number of itineraries searched: 536

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Santa Maria? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Santa Maria. 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 Maria
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United IAH / SFO
United LAS / SFO
United ATL / SFO
United MCO / SFO
United PHX / SFO

Chicago to Santa Maria Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Santa Maria. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $136
Flights from Chicago to Santa Barbara American, Alaska, United $298
Flights from Chicago to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta $239
Flights from Chicago to San Luis Obispo American, United $352
Flights from Chicago to Burbank American, Alaska, Delta, United $232
Flights from Chicago to Ontario American, Alaska, Delta, United $184
Flights from Chicago to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $163
Flights from Chicago to Long Beach American, Delta $259
Flights from Chicago to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $186
Flights from Chicago to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $264
Flights from Chicago to Fresno American, Alaska, Delta, United $290
Flights from Chicago to Palm Springs American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $297
Flights from Chicago to Portland American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $137
Flights from Chicago to Bakersfield United $418
Flights from Chicago to Reno American, Alaska, Delta, United $288
Flights from Chicago to Monterey American, Alaska, United $358

Cheap Domestic Flights to Santa Maria - SMX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Milwaukee to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $230
Flights from Indianapolis to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $204
Flights from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles American, Delta, United $250
Flights from Indianapolis to San Luis Obispo American, United $408
Flights from Milwaukee to San Luis Obispo American, United $401
Flights from Indianapolis to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $194
Flights from Milwaukee to Santa Barbara American, Alaska, United $384
Flights from Indianapolis to Santa Barbara American, Alaska, United $418
Flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $314
Flights from Milwaukee to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $127
Flights from Indianapolis to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $284
Flights from Bloomington - Normal to Los Angeles American, Delta $329
Flights from Madison to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $290
Flights from Grand Rapids to Las Vegas American, Delta, United $240
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Santa Maria