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Cheap Flights from San Jose to Chicago, IL, United States - SJC to CHI Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 2:05 AM

Popular flights from San Jose to Chicago Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 2:05 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
SJCCHI
Wed 8/17
1 stop
CHISJC
Fri 8/19
1 stop
$261
Select
Alaska
SJCCHI
Sat 10/29
1 stop
CHISJC
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$296
Select
United
SJCCHI
Sun 11/6
1 stop
CHISJC
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$325
Select
JetBlue
SJCCHI
Thu 9/1
1 stop
CHISJC
Mon 9/5
1 stop
$885
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Jose to Chicago (SJC to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Jose to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $313.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Jose to Chicago (SJC to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Jose 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 San Jose to Chicago

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $685 $673
7-14 days $460 $377
14-21 days $297 $261
21-30 days $389 $384
30-60 days $337 $276
60-90 days $337 $345
90+ days $279 $287

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Jose to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$276 $337 $261 $337 $337 $300 $337

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Jose to Chicago

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Jose Chicago United 7/31/16 8/5/16 2 $843
August San Jose Chicago American 8/17/16 8/19/16 1 $261
September San Jose Chicago American 9/12/16 9/14/16 1 $276
October San Jose Chicago American 10/29/16 11/1/16 0 $279
November San Jose Chicago United 11/6/16 11/7/16 1 $325
December San Jose Chicago American 12/1/16 12/6/16 1 $287
January San Jose Chicago American 1/19/17 1/24/17 0 $279
February San Jose Chicago American 2/15/17 2/19/17 1 $368

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Jose 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 San Jose to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$701
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$701 $505
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$505 $441
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$441 $441
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$441 $441
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$441
TIPSave $95 by flying into Madison instead of Chicago from San Jose

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Jose to Chicago (SJC to CHI)

Your San Jose 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 San Jose to Chicago is $469.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Jose to Chicago is $343.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Jose to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 2 3 2 3 2 3 06:20 13:14

San Jose to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Jose to Chicago?
Answer: The average San Jose to Chicago flight time is 4 hours and 17 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Jose and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from San Jose to Chicago is 1824 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Jose to Chicago?
Answer: There are 15 direct flights from San Jose to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Jose to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Jose and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Jose to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from San Jose to Chicago (SJC to CHI) Number of flights searched: 252Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 2:05 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Jose to Chicago with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Jose to Chicago.

San Jose to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
Delta LAX / MSP X X X X X X X
United DEN X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Jose 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 San Jose - SJC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Jose to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $324
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $353

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $127
Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $193
Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $264
Fresno to Chicago American, Alaska, United $282
Reno to Chicago American, Alaska, United $288
Monterey to Chicago American, Alaska, United $390
San Luis Obispo to Chicago American, Alaska, United $412
Modesto to ChicagoCheck Dates
Chico to ChicagoCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Chicago American, Alaska $590
Santa Maria to Chicago United $418
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197
San Francisco to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Frontier, United $261
San Francisco to Detroit American, Alaska, Frontier, United $244
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 $213
San Francisco to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Sun Country, United $239
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $110
San Francisco to Madison American, Alaska, Frontier, United $284
Oakland to Milwaukee American, Alaska, United $393
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $354
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $390
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 $157

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America, WestJet $360
Cheap Flights from San Jose to Chicago, IL, United States, from $261 Round trip from SJC to CHI