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Flights from Sacramento to Chicago, United States

Sacramento to Chicago Last modified: May 27, 2017 2:44 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22,601,995,360 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. American & United frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SMFCHI
Tue 9/19
1 stop
CHISMF
Wed 9/27
1 stop
$249
United
SMFCHI
Sat 9/2
1 stop
CHISMF
Wed 9/6
1 stop
$249
Alaska
SMFCHI
Thu 8/24
1 stop
CHISMF
Sat 8/26
1 stop
$412
JetBlue
SMFCHI
Tue 7/4
1 stop
CHISMF
Fri 7/7
1 stop
$579

How Much is a Flight from Sacramento to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sacramento to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $283.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sacramento to Chicago?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Sacramento to Chicago 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 Sacramento to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $445 $433
7-14 days $375 $372
14-21 days $385 $302
21-30 days $385 $302
30-60 days $375 $343
60-90 days $285 $261
90+ days $241 $249

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sacramento to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 22,621,568,219 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sacramento to Chicago is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$302$282$282$268$261$270$314

Compare Flight Prices from Sacramento to Chicago by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sacramento to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Sacramento Chicago American 5/31/17 6/5/17 0 $505
June Sacramento Chicago American 6/17/17 6/20/17 1 $302
July Sacramento Chicago United 7/31/17 8/16/17 1 $322
August Sacramento Chicago United 8/18/17 9/2/17 1 $261
September Sacramento Chicago American 9/19/17 9/27/17 1 $249
October Sacramento Chicago American 10/18/17 10/24/17 0 $241
November Sacramento Chicago American 11/9/17 11/12/17 1 $273
December Sacramento Chicago American 12/20/17 1/3/18 1 $273

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sacramento to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$445
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$445 $375
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$375 $302
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$302 $372
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$372 $352
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$352

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sacramento to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sacramento to Chicago is $308.

The average price for direct flights from Sacramento to Chicago is $336.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sacramento to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:35 10:35
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:10 13:31
Major Airlines 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 05:20 15:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sacramento to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sacramento to Chicago. 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 Sacramento to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Sacramento to Chicago is $302.

Sacramento to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sacramento to Chicago?
Answer: The average Sacramento to Chicago flight time is 4 hours and 2 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Sacramento?
Answer: The distance from Sacramento to Chicago is 1,776 miles (2,858 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sacramento to Chicago?
Answer: There are 36 direct flights from Sacramento to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Sacramento airlines for direct flights from Sacramento to Chicago?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Sacramento and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sacramento to Chicago?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Sacramento flying to Chicago Last modified: May 27, 2017 2:44 -04:00Number of routes searched: 281Number of itineraries searched: 195,281

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sacramento to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Sacramento airlines with flights to Chicago. 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.

Sacramento to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United -
American CLT
American DFW
American EWR
American LAX
Alaska PDX
Alaska SAN
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines SEA
Major Airlines SLC
United ATL
United BOS
United DEN
United EWR

Sacramento to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sacramento and Chicago. 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 Sacramento - SMF Last modified: May 27, 2017 2:44 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI Last modified: May 27, 2017 2:44 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
San Francisco to Toronto$392
Cheap Flights from Sacramento to Chicago