Cheap flights from South Bend to Chicago (SBN - CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
South Bend (SBN) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best SBN to CHI flight in 2022: compare South Bend to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from South Bend to Chicago?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 50% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Bend to Chicago?

August can be a great time to fly to Chicago from South Bend with a flight ticket averaging about $310. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $116. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Bend to Chicago (SBN - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from South Bend to Chicago in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 16% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from South Bend to Chicago in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SBN to CHI flights for January, February
5 Feb - 20 Feb
$247pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
23 Jan - 29 Jan
$286pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
23 Jan - 29 Jan
$357pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBN
South Bend/Michiana

South Bend/Michiana to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from South Bend found for this year
12 Aug - 15 Aug
$246pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
5 Feb - 20 Feb
$247pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
23 Jan - 29 Jan
$286pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana

Non-stop flights to Chicago from South Bend

Save time with South Bend to Chicago direct flight deals
5 Feb - 20 Feb
$247pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
2 Apr - 9 Apr
$435pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana

Last minute flights from South Bend to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from South Bend, departing today and this week
23 Jan - 29 Jan
$286pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
23 Jan - 29 Jan
$357pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
23 Jan - 29 Jan
$379pp
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBN
South Bend/Michiana

One-way flights to Chicago from South Bend

The cheapest one-way flights from South Bend to Chicago
1:27 am - 1:35 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 08m
SBN - ORD
United Airlines
$246
United
1:08 am - 12:07 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
11h 59m
SBN - ORD
American Airlines
3:03 pm - 2:21 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
36h 18m
SBN - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$653
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Flight FAQs

From South Bend to Chicago

What airport do you fly from for flights from South Bend to Chicago?

If you book a flight to Chicago from South Bend, you will be flying from South Bend/Michiana, which is the city’s only airport. South Bend/Michiana (SBN) is located 3.4 mi from the center of South Bend. There are 4 flights from South Bend/Michiana to Chicago per day from 1 airline.

Which airlines flying from South Bend/Michiana to Chicago have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

One of the carriers operating flights from South Bend/Michiana to Chicago that may be offering flexible change policies is United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from South Bend to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Bend to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $247, but on average you can expect to pay $527.

Are there nonstop flights from South Bend to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from South Bend to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from South Bend to Chicago is less than $341.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Bend to Chicago for under $300?

There are currently 6+ open flights from South Bend to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $247. Another option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $907 round trip. United Airlines is priced at 20% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for United Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $123. Users have also found prices from $256 and $279 on American Airlines and Allegiant Air, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from South Bend to Chicago?

The cheapest flight price from South Bend to Chicago is $254. On average you can expect to pay $734. The most popular route, (South Bend/Michiana - Chicago O'Hare Intl), can usually be booked for $369.

What are the most reliable airlines from South Bend to Chicago?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from South Bend to Chicago consider choosing Air Wisconsin (82%), United Airlines (82%) or SkyWest Airlines (80%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from South Bend?

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

Most visitors from South Bend/Michiana need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Bend/Michiana must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Bend/Michiana are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to South Bend from Chicago?

Returning to South Bend/Michiana from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to South Bend/Michiana.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering South Bend/Michiana.

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Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from South Bend to Chicago.
Flight duration from SBN to Chicago
0h 58m
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing South Bend

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Hourly flight availability from South Bend to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from South Bend towards Chicago.
Morning 6 AM to noon 60% of SBN to CHI departures
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Weekly flight availability
from South Bend to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from South Bend to Chicago.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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