Cheap flights from San Luis Obispo (SBP) to Chicago (CHI) from $126

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Chicago departing on 5/15. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SBP — CHI
mar. 5 — mar. 121

The best prices from San Luis Obispo County to Chicago are usually found in September or January, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

Cheap flight deals from San Luis Obispo to Chicago

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Luis Obispo (SBP) to Chicago (CHI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.

Popular in

March

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$223

One-way from

$160
High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop
From San Luis Obispo County to Chicago (CHI)
One-way flight from San Luis Obispo County to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Luis Obispo to Chicago?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 45% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago?

Users have found that booking a flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago at least 30 days early can save you up to 82% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 30 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago for as little as $608 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 $608 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago?

Flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $366.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago (SBP - CHI)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 33% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between San Luis Obispo and Chicago. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Consider these cheap American Airlines flights we've found departing from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
mar. 4/94:36 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop5h 55mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/167:07 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$252
mar. 4/94:36 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop5h 55mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/165:00 amORD - SBP
2 stops8h 52mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$257
mié. 4/106:00 amSBP - ORD
2 stops11h 35mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/167:07 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$350
lun. 4/812:56 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop14h 26mAmerican Airlines
lun. 4/156:00 amORD - SBP
1 stop7h 52mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$403
mié. 6/194:10 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop6h 08mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 6/227:05 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$558
jue. 6/204:10 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop6h 08mAmerican Airlines
jue. 6/2711:10 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 16mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$648
jue. 6/204:10 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop6h 08mAmerican Airlines
dom. 6/2311:10 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 16mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$678
vie. 3/1512:39 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop8h 26mAmerican Airlines
dom. 3/178:47 pmORD - SBP
1 stop6h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$738
mié. 6/1912:35 pmSBP - ORD
2 stops8h 55mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 6/224:00 pmORD - SBP
2 stops8h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$778

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Alaska Airlines for the route between San Luis Obispo and Chicago. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Alaska Airlines flights we've found from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
mar. 4/302:00 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop13h 45mAlaska Airlines
sáb. 5/48:35 amORD - SBP
1 stop7h 37mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$411
lun. 3/258:40 amSBP - ORD
2 stops30h 06mAlaska Airlines
mié. 3/278:00 amORD - SBP
1 stop11h 36mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$494
lun. 3/258:40 amSBP - ORD
2 stops30h 06mAlaska Airlines
mié. 3/271:00 pmORD - SBP
2 stops10h 13mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$534
lun. 3/255:31 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop17h 35mAlaska Airlines
mié. 3/276:00 amORD - SBP
1 stop13h 36mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$543
jue. 4/252:55 pmSBP - ORD
2 stops35h 50mAlaska Airlines
jue. 5/28:35 amORD - SBP
2 stops15h 43mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$629
vie. 8/162:57 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop11h 43mAlaska Airlines
dom. 8/186:35 amORD - SBP
2 stops32h 37mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$669
vie. 8/161:52 pmSBP - ORD
2 stops12h 48mAlaska Airlines
dom. 8/186:35 amORD - SBP
2 stops32h 37mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$730

Cheap San Luis Obispo to Chicago flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Luis Obispo to Chicago specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Prices were last updated on febrero 29, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from San Luis Obispo to Chicago in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
sáb. 3/236:16 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop15h 48mAlaska Airlines
mar. 3/267:19 pmORD - SBP
2 stops18h 24mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/29$400
lun. 3/258:40 amSBP - ORD
2 stops30h 06mAlaska Airlines
mié. 3/278:00 amORD - SBP
1 stop11h 36mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$494
sáb. 3/2310:42 amSBP - ORD
1 stop11h 16mAlaska Airlines
mar. 3/267:19 pmORD - SBP
1 stop16h 43mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/29$509
lun. 3/258:40 amSBP - ORD
2 stops30h 06mAlaska Airlines
mié. 3/271:00 pmORD - SBP
2 stops10h 13mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$534
lun. 3/255:31 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop17h 35mAlaska Airlines
mié. 3/276:00 amORD - SBP
1 stop13h 36mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/28$543
sáb. 3/232:20 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop6h 52mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/266:10 amORD - SBP
3 stops19h 49mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/29$587
lun. 3/256:00 amSBP - ORD
2 stops25h 30mUnited Airlines
mié. 3/276:10 amORD - SBP
3 stops19h 49mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$604
vie. 3/1512:39 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop8h 26mAmerican Airlines
dom. 3/178:47 pmORD - SBP
1 stop6h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$738
vie. 3/155:15 amSBP - ORD
1 stop5h 57mUnited Airlines
dom. 3/1710:37 amORD - SBP
2 stops15h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$758

San Luis Obispo to Chicago 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Luis Obispo and Chicago in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from San Luis Obispo to Chicago in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
mar. 4/94:36 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop5h 55mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/167:07 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$252
mar. 4/94:36 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop5h 55mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/165:00 amORD - SBP
2 stops8h 52mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$257
vie. 4/1212:56 pmSBP - ORD
2 stops10h 08mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/167:07 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$261
vie. 4/1212:56 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop9h 35mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/167:07 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$279
mié. 4/106:00 amSBP - ORD
2 stops11h 35mAmerican Airlines
mar. 4/167:07 amORD - SBP
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$350
sáb. 3/236:16 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop15h 48mAlaska Airlines
mar. 3/267:19 pmORD - SBP
2 stops18h 24mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/29$400
lun. 4/812:56 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop14h 26mAmerican Airlines
lun. 4/156:00 amORD - SBP
1 stop7h 52mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$403
mar. 4/302:00 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop13h 45mAlaska Airlines
sáb. 5/48:35 amORD - SBP
1 stop7h 37mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/27$411
mar. 4/96:16 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop27h 42mAlaska Airlines
mar. 4/162:53 pmORD - SBP
2 stops24h 16mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/29$429

One-way flights to Chicago from San Luis Obispo

Search for one-way flight options from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. Users needing a return flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago should utilize the search form above.
mié. 5/1512:58 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop5h 59mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$126
mié. 5/1512:58 pmSBP - ORD
2 stops8h 02mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$160
dom. 4/74:58 pmSBP - ORD
1 stop29h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$235
lun. 3/118:40 amSBP - ORD
2 stops29h 06mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 2/27$346
dom. 4/76:15 amSBP - ORD
2 stops21h 44mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$365
lun. 3/112:20 pmSBP - ORD
3 stops26h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$426
lun. 3/116:00 amSBP - ORD
1 stop28h 05mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$427

Find flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.

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Budget

$252 - $494

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Price

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 4/9

1 stop5h 55m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

mar. 4/16

1 stop6h 45m

$252

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 4/9

1 stop5h 55m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

mar. 4/16

2 stops8h 52m

$257

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

mié. 4/10

2 stops11h 35m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

mar. 4/16

1 stop6h 45m

$350

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

lun. 4/8

1 stop14h 26m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

lun. 4/15

1 stop7h 52m

$403

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 4/30

1 stop13h 45m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

sáb. 5/4

1 stop7h 37m

$411

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 4/9

1 stop11h 50m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

mar. 4/16

1 stop16h 18m

$442

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

lun. 4/8

2 stops14h 34m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

mar. 4/16

1 stop16h 18m

$447

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 4/30

1 stop13h 57m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

sáb. 5/4

2 stops13h 16m

$450

San Luis Obispo CountyChicago O'Hare Intl

SBP - ORD

SBPORD

San Luis Obispo County

lun. 3/25

2 stops30h 06m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

mié. 3/27

1 stop11h 36m

$494

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When is the best time to book a flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
Booking 29 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Luis Obispo to Chicago. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Luis Obispo to Chicago flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Chicago by month

Plan your trip from San Luis Obispo to Chicago by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago is currently $298 while a round-trip flight costs $390. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Luis Obispo to Chicago (average of $245). Flying from San Luis Obispo to Chicago in June is currently the most expensive (average of $366). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$248

February

$245

March

$278

April

$292

May

$292

June

$366

July

$338

August

$274

September

$258

October

$248

November

$271

December

$248

Temperature and rainfall in Chicago by month

Plan your trip to Chicago by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Chicago

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Chicago. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Chicago. Reviews last updated febrero 29, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago, see what other customers have to say about American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and United Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,264 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

We would prefer paper boarding pass. First time using baggage kiosks and found it confusing but should do better next time. Not much people contact in the terminal. The flight itself was good.

8.1
Very good
9,264 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,264 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

We would prefer paper boarding pass. First time using baggage kiosks and found it confusing but should do better next time. Not much people contact in the terminal. The flight itself was good.

7.4
Good
11,794 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,264 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

We would prefer paper boarding pass. First time using baggage kiosks and found it confusing but should do better next time. Not much people contact in the terminal. The flight itself was good.

7.3
Good
15,571 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,264 reviews

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

We would prefer paper boarding pass. First time using baggage kiosks and found it confusing but should do better next time. Not much people contact in the terminal. The flight itself was good.

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What airport do you fly from for flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago?

If you book a flight to Chicago from San Luis Obispo, you will be flying from County, which is the city’s only airport. San Luis Obispo County (SBP) is located 3.3 mi from the center of San Luis Obispo. There are 0 flights from County to Chicago per day from 2 different airlines.

Can I find flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Luis Obispo to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $252, but on average you can expect to pay $435.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Luis Obispo to Chicago round-trip?

American Airlines, at $252, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Luis Obispo to Chicago.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Alaska Airlines and United Airlines. American Airlines is currently priced 59% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Luis Obispo to Chicago one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $126. United Airlines flights start at $235 while deals on Alaska Airlines start at $346 one-way.

What does SBP to ORD mean?

San Luis Obispo County Airport is SBP and Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is ORD. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (RFD) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

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Top 2 airlines flying from San Luis Obispo to Chicago

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$344Average$570FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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American AirlinesCheapest$428Average$576FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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