Cheap flights from Orange County to Chicago (CHI)

SNA — CHI
Aug 14 — Aug 211

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 19% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Orange County to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $305, or $326 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Orange County to Chicago?

February can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Orange County with a flight ticket averaging about $273. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $85. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Orange County to Chicago (KFI - CHI)?

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

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

The best prices found for Orange County to CHI flights for August, September
Sep 6 - Sep 13
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

16h 35m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 00m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 21 - Sep 27
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

10h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

15h 51m
$161

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 8 - Sep 11
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

16h 30m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

15h 48m
$162

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Orange County to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Orange County found for this year
Sep 6 - Sep 13
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

16h 35m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 00m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 21 - Sep 27
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

10h 18m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

15h 51m
$161

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 8 - Sep 11
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

16h 30m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

15h 48m
$162

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Cheap Delta flights from Orange County to Chicago

Nov 2 - Nov 8
LGB

Long Beach Municipal

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 01m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LGB

Long Beach Municipal

1 stop

6h 34m
$238

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
LGB

Long Beach Municipal

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

14h 05m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LGB

Long Beach Municipal

1 stop

6h 25m
$251

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
LGB

Long Beach Municipal

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

12h 42m
MDW

Chicago Midway

LGB

Long Beach Municipal

2 stops

10h 11m
$275

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Orange County to Chicago

Sep 10 - Sep 19
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

12h 28m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

17h 08m
$164

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Sep 12 - Sep 19
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 15m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

17h 08m
$166

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Sep 7 - Sep 16
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 21m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

17h 08m
$176

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Orange County

Save time with Orange County to Chicago direct flight deals
Sep 3 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 07m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

4h 16m
$252

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 3 - Sep 6
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 07m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

4h 24m
$296

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 2 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 07m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

4h 16m
$306

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last minute flights from Orange County to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Orange County, departing today and this week
Aug 18 - Aug 22
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 45m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

13h 19m
$203

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 16 - Aug 29
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

18h 53m
MDW

Chicago Midway

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

15h 42m
$208

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Aug 17 - Aug 23
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

23h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

8h 00m
$211

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/5/22

One-way flights to Chicago from Orange County

The cheapest one-way flights from Orange County to Chicago
Sep 9
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

7h 20m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 30
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

7h 20m
$81

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 7
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

MDW

Chicago Midway

2 stops

12h 40m
$85

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Orange County to Chicago flights.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from 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 Orange County to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Orange County to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Orange County to Chicago is less than $339.

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

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 3 flights depart from Orange County to Chicago per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Orange County to Chicago?

Airlines like Frontier and Spirit Airlines fly from Orange County to Chicago in about 12h 28m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 07m. There are 1732 mi between Orange County and Chicago. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

The most popular flight routes from Orange County to Chicago are Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago O'Hare Intl, Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago Midway and Long Beach Municipal - Chicago O'Hare Intl.

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

Before booking your flight from Orange County to Chicago check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Orange County to Chicago are Scandinavian Airlines (95%), Air Canada (93%) and Aer Lingus (91%).

What are the cheapest flights from Orange County to Chicago?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Orange County to Chicago? While on average our users pay $378, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $135. The most popular route (Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Chicago O'Hare Intl), is priced around $161.

Alternative routes for Orange County to Chicago

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Top 7 airlines flying from Orange County to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Orange County to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$19FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$76Average$356FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$119Average$250FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$147Average$388FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$170Average$403FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$181Average$451FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$192Average$529FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Orange County to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Orange County to Chicago
15%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
62%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
23%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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