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Flights from San Antonio to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:31 AM

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San Antonio to Chicago Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:31 AM

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

American
SATCHI
Thu 11/24
nonstop
CHISAT
Tue 11/29
nonstop
$287
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United
SATCHI
Thu 11/24
nonstop
CHISAT
Tue 11/29
nonstop
$287
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How Much is a Flight from San Antonio to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Antonio to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $303.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Antonio 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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Antonio 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 San Antonio to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $636 $556
7-14 days $339 $347
14-21 days $309 $317
21-30 days $309 $294
30-60 days $287 $294
60-90 days $298 $306
90+ days $309 $324

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Antonio to Chicago

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 San Antonio to Chicago is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$305 $294 $294 $287 $316 $309 $314

Compare Flight Prices from San Antonio to Chicago 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 San Antonio to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Antonio Chicago American 9/28/16 10/18/16 2 $633
October San Antonio Chicago American 10/26/16 11/2/16 2 $294
November San Antonio Chicago American 11/24/16 11/29/16 0 $287
December San Antonio Chicago American 12/3/16 12/10/16 0 $309
January San Antonio Chicago American 1/17/17 1/25/17 0 $309
February San Antonio Chicago American 2/3/17 2/5/17 0 $323
March San Antonio Chicago American 3/2/17 3/7/17 0 $323
April San Antonio Chicago American 4/7/17 4/10/17 0 $323

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Antonio to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Antonio to Chicago. 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
$648
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$648 $432
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$432 $309
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$309 $316
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$316 $316
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$316

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Antonio to Chicago

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 San Antonio to Chicago is $294.

The average price for direct flights from San Antonio to Chicago is $287.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Antonio to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 08:00 15:10
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 07:05 17:05
Southwest 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:00 20:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Antonio to Chicago

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 San Antonio 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 San Antonio to Chicago is $144.

The average price for round trip flights from San Antonio to Chicago is $287.

San Antonio to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Antonio to Chicago?
Answer: The average San Antonio to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 44 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from San Antonio?
Answer: The distance from San Antonio to Chicago is 1,036 miles (1,667 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Antonio to Chicago?
Answer: There are 54 direct flights from San Antonio to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular San Antonio airlines for direct flights from San Antonio to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 37% of the non-stop flights between San Antonio and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Antonio to Chicago?
Answer: Houston, TX

Airlines in San Antonio flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:31 AMNumber of routes searched: 189Number of itineraries searched: 186,814

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Antonio to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of San Antonio 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.

San Antonio to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United IAH
American DFW
Alaska SEA
Delta MSP
American CLT
Delta SLC
American PHX
American LAX
Frontier DEN
United IAD
United EWR
United SFO
Delta JFK

San Antonio to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Antonio 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 San Antonio - SAT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Antonio to Milwaukee American, Delta, Frontier, United $268
Flights from San Antonio to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, United $127

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Houston to Chicago American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Austin to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $97
Flights from Killeen to Chicago American, Delta, United $224
Flights from Laredo to Chicago American, United $378
Flights from San Angelo to Chicago American $286
Flights from Waco to Chicago American $271
Flights from Corpus Christi to Chicago American, United $326
Flights from College Station to Chicago American $264
Flights from Houston to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $222
Flights from Houston to Atlanta Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $334
Flights from Houston to Detroit American, Delta, Spirit $217
Flights from Houston to Dallas - Ft Worth American $207
Flights from Houston to Indianapolis American, Alaska, Delta, United $306
Flights from Austin to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $252
Flights from Austin to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $227
Flights from Houston to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $97
Flights from Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to Washington American, JetBlue, Delta, United $167
Flights from Houston to South Bend Delta, United $244
Flights from Houston to Madison American, Delta, Frontier, United $274
Flights from Houston to Grand Rapids American, Delta, United $347
Flights from Houston to St Louis American, Delta, United $301
Flights from Houston to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Austin to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, United $139
Flights from Houston to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nuevo Laredo to Chicago AeroMexico Check Dates
Flights from Houston to Toronto American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Delta, United $345
Cheap Flights from San Antonio to Chicago