Cheap flights from Omaha (OMA) to Chicago (CHI)

OMA — CHI
Oct 4 — Oct 111

The best prices from Omaha Eppley Airfield to Chicago are usually found in October or December, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Omaha (OMA) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best OMA to CHI flight in 2022: compare Omaha to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

OMA - CHI

Price

$195 - $382

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Round-trip from$195From Omaha Eppley Airfield to Chicago (CHI)
One-way from$130One-way flight from Omaha Eppley Airfield to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Omaha to Chicago?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Saturday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Omaha to Chicago, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 71% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $308 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $380.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chicago from Omaha. Prices for October average $265 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $155. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a October flight can save you 44% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Omaha to Chicago (OMA - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Omaha to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 48% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Omaha to Chicago in September, October 2022

The best prices found for OMA to CHI flights for September, October
Oct 26 - Oct 29
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 41m
$166

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 29 - Dec 7
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 03m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 33m
$175

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 27 - Nov 3
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 29m
$176

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Omaha to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Omaha found for this year
Nov 2 - Nov 8
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 39m
$156

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Nov 2 - Nov 8
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

4h 13m
$165

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 41m
$166

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap Delta flights from Omaha to Chicago

Nov 15 - Nov 16
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 33m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

6h 47m
$174

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 29 - Dec 6
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 51m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

5h 03m
$184

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 2 - Nov 5
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 34m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

4h 13m
$216

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Omaha to Chicago

Nov 30 - Dec 3
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 37m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

6h 06m
$183

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 7 - Nov 17
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 35m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

6h 33m
$227

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 17 - Nov 9
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 41m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 36m
$228

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Omaha

Save time with Omaha to Chicago direct flight deals
Nov 2 - Nov 8
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 39m
$156

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 41m
$166

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 7 - Nov 17
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

Nonstop

1h 39m
$176

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Last minute flights from Omaha to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Omaha, departing today and this week
Oct 4 - Oct 4
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 29m
MDW

Chicago Midway

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

3h 40m
$382

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 4 - Oct 6
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 29m
MDW

Chicago Midway

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

7h 13m
$544

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 7 - Oct 9
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 00m
MDW

Chicago Midway

OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

1 stop

9h 27m
$569

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

One-way flights to Chicago from Omaha

The cheapest one-way flights from Omaha to Chicago
Oct 18
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
$78

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Nov 15
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 37m
$87

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Dec 24
OMA

Omaha Eppley Airfield

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 37m
$88

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Omaha to Chicago?

Located just 3.9 mi from the city center, Omaha Eppley Airfield is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Chicago from Omaha. Booking flights from Eppley Airfield (OMA) to Chicago should be relatively easy as there are 29 daily outbound flights to Chicago from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Omaha Eppley Airfield to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Omaha Eppley Airfield to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Omaha to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $156, but on average you can expect to pay $187.

Are there nonstop flights from Omaha to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Omaha to Chicago under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Omaha to Chicago is less than $213.

Are there last-minute flights available from Omaha to Chicago for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Omaha to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Omaha to Chicago?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Omaha to Chicago on average per day?

23 flight departures from Omaha to Chicago per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 26% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 61% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 4% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 9% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Omaha to Chicago?

Airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines fly from Omaha to Chicago in about 1h 37m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 5h 30m. Omaha and Chicago are separated by a distance of 417 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, United Airlines ($156), Delta ($174), and American Airlines ($183) offers the cheapest pricing from Omaha to Chicago. United Airlines is currently priced 41% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

$78 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and Frontier, with prices starting from $87 and $99, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Omaha to Chicago?

While some choose either Omaha Eppley Airfield - Chicago Midway or Omaha Eppley Airfield - Chicago Greater Rockford, Omaha Eppley Airfield - Chicago O'Hare Intl is the most popular route from Omaha to Chicago.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Omaha to Chicago?

Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and CAA are the most popular airlines when flying from Omaha to Chicago.

What are the most reliable airlines from Omaha to Chicago?

Consider Republic Airways (94%), Japan Airlines (90%) or Qatar Airways (89%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Omaha to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Omaha to Chicago?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $120. While the most popular route (Omaha Eppley Airfield - Chicago O'Hare Intl) can be booked for $165 on average our data indicates $380 when flying from Omaha to Chicago.

Alternative routes for Omaha to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Omaha to Champaignfrom $375 pp
Omaha to Decaturfrom $493 pp

Top 3 airlines flying from Omaha to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Omaha to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
American AirlinesCheapest$103Average$268FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$114Average$278FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$182Average$304FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Omaha to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Omaha to Chicago
25%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
26%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
47%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
2%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Omaha to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Omaha to Chicago
Sunday21daily flights
Monday36daily flights
Tuesday33daily flights
Wednesday37daily flights
Thursday35daily flights
Friday25daily flights
Saturday16daily flights