Cheap flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago (CHI)

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The best prices from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago are usually found in January or October, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best null to CHI flight in 2022: compare John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
TS8 - CHI
Price
$281 - $562
CHI
Temperature
23 - 73.4 °F
CHI
Rainfall
1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$281

From John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago (CHI)

One-way from

$95

One-way flight from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago (CHI)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County average $273. You can even find prices in February for less than $273, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $85. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 66%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago at least 61 days early can save you up to 19% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago for as little as $305 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 $326 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago (TS8 - CHI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago as you normally would.

Cheap flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for John Wayne/Orange County to CHI flights for August, September
6 Sep - 13 Sep
$160pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
21 Sep - 27 Sep
$161pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
8 Sep - 11 Sep
$162pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County found for this year
6 Sep - 13 Sep
$160pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
21 Sep - 27 Sep
$161pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
8 Sep - 11 Sep
$162pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

10 Sep - 19 Sep
$164pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
12 Sep - 19 Sep
$166pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
7 Sep - 16 Sep
$176pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Cheap Frontier flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

6 Sep - 13 Sep
$160pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
15 Sep - 19 Sep
$161pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
8 Sep - 11 Sep
$162pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Non-stop flights to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County

Save time with John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago direct flight deals
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$252pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
3 Sep - 6 Sep
$296pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
4 Sep - 23 Sep
$307pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Last minute flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County, departing today and this week
18 Aug - 22 Aug
$203pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
16 Aug - 29 Aug
$208pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
17 Aug - 23 Aug
$211pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

One-way flights to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County

The cheapest one-way flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago
2:19 pm - 1:56 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
21h 37m
SNA - MDW
Frontier
$95
JustFly
5:26 am - 7:54 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
12h 28m
SNA - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$105
Gotogate
5:26 am - 5:20 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
9h 54m
SNA - MDW
Multiple Airlines
$106
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Flight FAQs

From John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

Which airlines flying from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Alaska Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $160, but on average you can expect to pay $171.

Are there nonstop flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago is less than $343.

Are there last-minute flights available from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago on average per day?

Per day, 9 flights depart from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 22% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 78% of flight departures

How long is the flight from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

Departing from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago will take you 12h 28m. The distance from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago is about 1750 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the most reliable airlines from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

Consider Scandinavian Airlines (90%), ANA (88%) or Air China (88%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago.

What are the most popular routes from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

Most travelers choose Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago Midway or Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago Greater Rockford when deciding on the best route from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago?

On average you can expect to pay $722 for a flight from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago. The cheapest flight overall is $79 while the most popular route, (Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago O'Hare Intl) is currently priced at $164.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from John Wayne/Orange County?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Chicago within the United States

Most visitors from John Wayne/Orange County need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from John Wayne/Orange County are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from John Wayne/Orange County are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to John Wayne/Orange County from Chicago?

Returning to John Wayne/Orange County from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering John Wayne/Orange County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering John Wayne/Orange County.

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Alternative routes for John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 7 airlines flying from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$52 $237 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$62 $334 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$97 $460 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$118 $449 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$140 $446 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$170 $427 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from John Wayne/Orange County towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 51% of John Wayne/Orange County to CHI departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 29% of John Wayne/Orange County to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of John Wayne/Orange County to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 7% of John Wayne/Orange County to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from John Wayne/Orange County to Chicago.
Sunday
26 daily flights
Monday
30 daily flights
Tuesday
29 daily flights
Wednesday
30 daily flights
Thursday
29 daily flights
Friday
30 daily flights
Saturday
27 daily flights
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