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Cheap Flights from Oakland to Chicago, IL, United States - OAK to CHI Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:36 AM

Popular flights from Oakland to Chicago Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:36 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American
OAKCHI
Sat 11/12
nonstop
CHIOAK
Tue 11/15
nonstop
$187
Select
Spirit
OAKCHI
Mon 8/22
nonstop
CHIOAK
Wed 8/24
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
OAKCHI
Mon 8/22
nonstop
CHIOAK
Fri 8/26
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
OAKCHI
Mon 8/22
nonstop
CHIOAK
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
OAKCHI
Tue 8/23
nonstop
CHIOAK
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
OAKCHI
Tue 8/23
nonstop
CHIOAK
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$197
Select
United
OAKCHI
Wed 8/31
nonstop
CHIOAK
Sat 9/10
nonstop
$218
Select
Alaska
OAKCHI
Tue 10/18
1 stop
CHIOAK
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$266
Select
JetBlue
OAKCHI
Fri 9/9
1 stop
CHIOAK
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$512
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Oakland to Chicago (OAK to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Oakland to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $197.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Oakland to Chicago (OAK to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Oakland to Chicago 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 Oakland to Chicago

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $396 $340
7-14 days $277 $276
14-21 days $237 $270
21-30 days $197 $250
30-60 days $197 $230
60-90 days $197 $230
90+ days $187 $226

Cheapest Day To Fly from Oakland to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$197 $197 $197 $197 $197 $197 $197

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Oakland to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Oakland Chicago Spirit 7/29/16 8/8/16 0 $437
August Oakland Chicago Spirit 8/22/16 8/24/16 0 $197
September Oakland Chicago Spirit 9/7/16 9/10/16 0 $197
October Oakland Chicago American 10/30/16 11/5/16 0 $190
November Oakland Chicago American 11/12/16 11/15/16 0 $187
December Oakland Chicago Spirit 12/9/16 12/12/16 0 $197
January Oakland Chicago Spirit 1/17/17 1/26/17 0 $257
February Oakland Chicago United 2/15/17 2/19/17 1 $392

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

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 Oakland to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$487
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$487 $277
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$277 $307
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$307 $277
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$277 $197
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$197

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Oakland to Chicago (OAK to CHI)

Your Oakland to Chicago 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 Oakland to Chicago is $315.

The average price for non-stop flights from Oakland to Chicago is $259.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Oakland to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:57 08:57

Oakland to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Oakland to Chicago?
Answer: The average Oakland to Chicago flight time is 4 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Oakland and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Oakland to Chicago is 1830 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Oakland to Chicago?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Oakland to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Oakland to Chicago?
Answer: Spirit Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Oakland and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Oakland to Chicago?
Answer: Salt Lake City, UT

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $318
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $349

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $167
Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $264
San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $167
Fresno to Chicago American, Alaska, United $282
Reno to Chicago American, Alaska, United $284
Monterey to Chicago American, Alaska, United $398
San Luis Obispo to Chicago American, Alaska, United $398
Modesto to ChicagoCheck Dates
Chico to ChicagoCheck Dates
Redding to Chicago Alaska, United $512
Santa Rosa to Chicago American, Alaska $360
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $286
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197
San Francisco to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Frontier, United $244
San Francisco to Detroit American, Alaska, Frontier, United $239
San Francisco to Indianapolis American, Alaska, Frontier, United $244
Sacramento to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $374
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
San Francisco to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Sun Country, United $239
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $107
San Francisco to Madison American, Alaska, Frontier, United $284
San Jose to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $324
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $344
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $389
San Francisco to St Louis American, Alaska, Frontier, United $244
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $310
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $147

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America, WestJet $349
Cheap Flights from Oakland to Chicago, IL, United States, from $187 Round trip from OAK to CHI