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The best prices from Fresno to Chicago are usually found in April or July, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Fresno (FAT) to Chicago (CHI)

FAT - CHI
Price
$363 - $480
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$363

From Fresno to Chicago

One-way from

$159

One-way flight from Fresno to Chicago

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Fresno to Chicago?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 17% on the overall cost on flights from Fresno to Chicago.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Fresno to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from Fresno to Chicago at least 20 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 20 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Fresno to Chicago for as little as $137 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $157 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Fresno to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Chicago from Fresno average $135. You can even find prices in April for less than $135, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $33. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Fresno. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Fresno to Chicago (FAT - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Fresno to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 12% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Fresno to Chicago in October, November 2020

The best prices found for FAT to CHI flights for October, November
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$172pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
26 Nov - 3 Dec
$212pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$219pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal

Fresno to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Fresno found for this year
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$172pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
31 Dec - 5 Jan
$195pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$210pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Fresno

Save time with Fresno to Chicago direct flight deals
18 Feb - 22 Feb
$359pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
11 Dec - 31 Dec
$394pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
20 Dec - 31 Dec
$429pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
FAT
Fresno Airterminal

Last minute flights from Fresno to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Fresno, departing today and this week
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$172pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$219pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$228pp
FAT
Fresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
FAT
Fresno Airterminal

One-way flights to Chicago from Fresno

The cheapest one-way flights from Fresno to Chicago
8:14 am - 6:44 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 30m
FAT - ORD
Frontier
$159
FlightNetwork
11:24 am - 10:04 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
20h 40m
FAT - ORD
United Airlines
$317
United
1:15 pm - 12:05 am
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
8h 50m
FAT - ORD
Alaska Airlines
$332
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Fresno to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Fresno to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Fresno to Chicago due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Fresno and Chicago for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Fresno Airterminal to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Fresno Airterminal to Chicago include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Fresno Airterminal to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta flying from Fresno Airterminal to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Fresno to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Fresno to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $172, but on average you can expect to pay $224.

Are there nonstop flights from Fresno to Chicago for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Fresno to Chicago under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Fresno to Chicago is less than $503.

Are there last-minute flights available from Fresno to Chicago for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Fresno to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Is Fresno weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Expect the weather to be around 99 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Chicago is generally colder than in Fresno.

How long is the flight from Fresno to Chicago?

There are many flights that can get you from Fresno to Chicago in 4h. Fly via United Airlines, Delta, or Volaris to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Fresno to Chicago round-trip?

Frontier, at $172, was found to be the cheapest airline from Fresno to Chicago.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Alaska Airlines and United Airlines. Frontier is currently priced 56% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Fresno to Chicago one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for United Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $111. Users have also found prices from $159 and $286 on United Airlines and Frontier, respectively.

Alternative routes for Fresno to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Fresno to Chicago
Average temperature for October in Chicago
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chicago
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Fresno

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)
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