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Flights from Santa Ana to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:39 AM

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Santa Ana to Chicago Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:39 AM

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

United
SNACHI
Sat 10/22
nonstop
CHISNA
Sun 11/6
nonstop
$162
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American
SNACHI
Sat 10/22
nonstop
CHISNA
Sat 10/29
nonstop
$163
Select
American
SNACHI
Sat 10/22
nonstop
CHISNA
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$163
Select
American
SNACHI
Wed 10/26
nonstop
CHISNA
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$163
Select
American
SNACHI
Sat 10/29
nonstop
CHISNA
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$163
Select
American
SNACHI
Sat 10/29
nonstop
CHISNA
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$163
Select
Frontier
SNACHI
Sat 10/22
1 stop
CHISNA
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
SNACHI
Sat 10/22
1 stop
CHISNA
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
SNACHI
Sat 10/22
1 stop
CHISNA
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
SNACHI
Mon 10/24
1 stop
CHISNA
Fri 10/28
1 stop
$224
Select
Frontier
SNACHI
Wed 10/26
1 stop
CHISNA
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$224
Select
Alaska
SNACHI
Tue 12/13
nonstop
CHISNA
Mon 12/19
nonstop
$260
Select

How Much is a Flight from Santa Ana to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Santa Ana to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $176.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $609 $345
7-14 days $177 $191
14-21 days $177 $181
21-30 days $162 $167
30-60 days $163 $167
60-90 days $163 $171
90+ days $247 $251

Cheapest Day To Fly from Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana to Chicago is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$177 $163 $163 $163 $163 $162 $238

Compare Flight Prices from Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Santa Ana Chicago Frontier 9/28/16 10/4/16 1 $345
October Santa Ana Chicago United 10/22/16 11/6/16 0 $162
November Santa Ana Chicago American 11/2/16 11/5/16 0 $163
December Santa Ana Chicago American 12/3/16 12/8/16 0 $163
January Santa Ana Chicago American 1/5/17 1/8/17 0 $247
February Santa Ana Chicago American 2/1/17 2/5/17 0 $247
March Santa Ana Chicago American 3/6/17 3/11/17 0 $313
April Santa Ana Chicago American 4/5/17 4/9/17 0 $313

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Santa Ana to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Santa Ana 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
$466
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$466 $201
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$201 $181
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$181 $171
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$171 $171
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$171

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana to Chicago is $233.

The average price for direct flights from Santa Ana to Chicago is $212.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Santa Ana to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 08:00 15:05
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 06:45 13:45
Southwest 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:15 09:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana to Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Santa Ana to Chicago is $202.

Santa Ana to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Santa Ana to Chicago?
Answer: The average Santa Ana to Chicago flight time is 4 hours and a minute.
Question: How far is Chicago from Santa Ana?
Answer: The distance from Santa Ana to Chicago is 1,721 miles (2,769 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Santa Ana to Chicago?
Answer: There are 54 direct flights from Santa Ana to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Santa Ana airlines for direct flights from Santa Ana to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Santa Ana and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Santa Ana to Chicago?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Santa Ana flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:39 AMNumber of routes searched: 338Number of itineraries searched: 385,894

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

Santa Ana to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American PHX
American LAS
American DEN
American DFW
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
United ASE
United BOI
United CLE
United PSP
United DCA

Santa Ana to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Santa Ana 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 to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Diego to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Ontario to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $184
Flights from Burbank to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $232
Flights from Palm Springs to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $298
Flights from Long Beach to Chicago American, Delta $220
Flights from Bakersfield to Chicago American, United $358
Flights from Santa Barbara to Chicago American, Alaska, United $297
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago American, Alaska, United $352
Flights from Palomar to ChicagoCheck Dates
Flights from Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $248
Flights from Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $187
Flights from Los Angeles to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $259
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $196
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $75
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $214
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United $127
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Flights from Los Angeles to St Louis American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $239
Flights from Los Angeles to Madison American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $290
Flights from San Diego to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $274
Flights from San Diego to Atlanta American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $287
Flights from Los Angeles to Grand Rapids American, Alaska, Delta, United $250
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from San Diego to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $282
Flights from Los Angeles to South Bend Delta, United $334
Flights from Los Angeles to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $212

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Tijuana to Chicago AeroMexico, Volaris $395
Flights from Los Angeles to Toronto American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United, WestJet $336
Cheap Flights from Santa Ana to Chicago