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Flights from Santa Maria to Chicago, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:28 AM

Santa Maria to Chicago Last modified: Sep 20, 2016 2:40 AM

We've scanned 23,055,905,165 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Santa Maria to Chicago. United frequently offer the best deals on Santa Maria to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
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Sat 10/1
1 stop
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Wed 10/5
1 stop
$647
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How Much is a Flight from Santa Maria to Chicago?

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $647
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $0
30-60 days $0 $0
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $0 $1,327

Cheapest Day To Fly from Santa Maria to Chicago

We've examined 23,063,149,623 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Santa Maria to Chicago is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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$647

Compare Flight Prices from Santa Maria 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 Maria to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Santa Maria Chicago United 10/1/16 10/5/16 1 $647
December Santa Maria Chicago United 12/23/16 12/27/16 2 $1,327

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Santa Maria to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$412
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$412 $456
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$456 $447
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$447 $1,041
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$1,041 $652
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$652

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Santa Maria 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 Maria to Chicago is $412.

The average price for direct flights from Santa Maria to Chicago is not available.

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

The average price for round trip flights from Santa Maria to Chicago is $412.

Santa Maria to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Santa Maria to Chicago?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Santa Maria flying to Chicago Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:28 AMNumber of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 434

Wondering which airlines fly out of Santa Maria to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Santa Maria 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 Maria to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United SFO / IAD
United SFO / SEA
United SFO
United SFO / AUS
United SFO / DEN

Santa Maria to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Santa Maria 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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