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Flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago, United States

Santa Ana, California to Chicago Last modified: Mar 27, 2017 2:39 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 26,840,787,235 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. Frontier & United frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
SNACHI
Sat 5/13
nonstop
CHISNA
Wed 5/17
nonstop
$141
United
SNACHI
Tue 5/9
nonstop
CHISNA
Fri 5/12
nonstop
$211
American
SNACHI
Sat 4/22
nonstop
CHISNA
Tue 4/25
nonstop
$243
Alaska
SNACHI
Tue 5/9
nonstop
CHISNA
Fri 5/12
nonstop
$318

How Much is a Flight from Santa Ana, California 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 Santa Ana, California to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $225.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Santa Ana, California 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 Santa Ana, California 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, California 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 Santa Ana, California to Chicago.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $409 $392
7-14 days $290 $261
14-21 days $233 $248
21-30 days $229 $240
30-60 days $141 $244
60-90 days $286 $260
90+ days $243 $248

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

We've examined 26,853,536,479 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Santa Ana, California to Chicago is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$255$211$229$253$223$141$260

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Santa Ana, California Chicago Frontier 3/29/17 4/5/17 1 $392
April Santa Ana, California Chicago United 4/26/17 5/2/17 0 $229
May Santa Ana, California Chicago Frontier 5/13/17 5/17/17 0 $141
June Santa Ana, California Chicago United 6/5/17 6/10/17 1 $270
July Santa Ana, California Chicago Frontier 7/12/17 7/16/17 0 $316
August Santa Ana, California Chicago American 8/22/17 8/26/17 0 $243
September Santa Ana, California Chicago American 9/16/17 9/19/17 0 $243
October Santa Ana, California Chicago American 10/5/17 10/10/17 0 $253

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Santa Ana, California 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 Santa Ana, California to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$478
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$478 $347
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$347 $253
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$253 $243
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$243 $253
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$253

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Santa Ana, California 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 Santa Ana, California to Chicago is $330.

The average price for direct flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago is $322.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 08:10 14:59
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 06:45 13:35
Major Airlines 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 06:45 14:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Santa Ana, California 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 Santa Ana, California 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, California to Chicago is $197.

The average price for round trip flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago is $302.

Santa Ana, California to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Santa Ana, California to Chicago?
Answer: The average Santa Ana, California to Chicago flight time is 4 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Santa Ana, California?
Answer: The distance from Santa Ana, California to Chicago is 1,721 miles (2,769 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago?
Answer: There are 54 direct flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Santa Ana, California airlines for direct flights from Santa Ana, California to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Santa Ana, California and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Santa Ana, California to Chicago?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Santa Ana, California flying to Chicago Last modified: Mar 27, 2017 2:39 -04:00Number of routes searched: 427Number of itineraries searched: 400,985

Wondering which airlines fly out of Santa Ana, California to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Santa Ana, California 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, California to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
United -
Virgin America -
American PDX
American PHX
American ABQ
American ATL
Alaska SEA
Alaska SJC
Alaska PDX
Alaska SFO
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Major Airlines SLC
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines CVG
Frontier DEN
United DEN
United SFO
United BOS
United DFW
Virgin America SFO

Santa Ana, California to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Santa Ana, California 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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