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The best prices from Chicago to Omaha are usually found in July or August, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

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

CHI - OMA
Price
$128 - $269
OMA
Temperature
37.4 - 87.8 °F
OMA
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 45% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$128

From Chicago to Omaha

One-way from

$84

One-way flight from Chicago to Omaha

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Omaha?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Chicago to Omaha. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Omaha.

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

To save up to 56% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 55 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Chicago to Omaha from $370 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $493 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Omaha from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $316 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $186. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago to Omaha in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 18% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Omaha in November, December 2020

The best prices found for CHI to OMA flights for November, December
11 Dec - 8 Jan
$68pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Dec - 8 Jan
$102pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$107pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Omaha 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Omaha from Chicago found for next year
11 Dec - 8 Jan
$68pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Dec - 8 Jan
$102pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$107pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Omaha from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Omaha direct flight deals
17 Dec - 28 Feb
$136pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Dec - 8 Jan
$137pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Dec - 1 Jan
$142pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Omaha

Late deals on round-trip flights to Omaha from Chicago, departing today and this week
5 Dec - 7 Dec
$111pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Dec - 21 Dec
$125pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Dec - 21 Dec
$154pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
OMA
Omaha Eppley Airfield
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Omaha from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Omaha
4:05 am - 5:48 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 43m
ORD - OMA
United Airlines
$84
United
4:02 pm - 6:12 am
Frontier
1 Stop
14h 10m
ORD - OMA
Frontier
$90
Gotogate
2:02 am - 7:56 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 54m
ORD - OMA
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Omaha

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Omaha due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Omaha for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to Omaha Eppley Airfield to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Chicago to Omaha Eppley Airfield include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Chicago to Omaha Eppley Airfield have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Omaha for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Omaha for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $125.

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

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Chicago to Omaha under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Omaha is less than $189.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Omaha for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Omaha within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Omaha?

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

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

Travelers can expect 7 flights from Chicago to Omaha Eppley Airfield on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 14% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 14% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 71% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Omaha?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 88 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Omaha is generally hotter than in Chicago. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Omaha?

Departing from Chicago to Omaha will take you 1h 43m. Airlines will cover a distance of 417 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to Omaha, with prices starting at $68. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Delta and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $106 and $137, respectively. Frontier is currently priced 70% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $40 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $53 and United Airlines from $68 one-way.

Destination information for Omaha

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Omaha
Flight duration
1h 44m
Average temperature for November in Omaha
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Omaha
1.7 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Omaha

Top 3 airlines from Chicago to Omaha

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Omaha 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
United Airlines
$114 $269 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$109 $280 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$360 $525 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Omaha

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 49% of CHI to OMA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 43% of CHI to OMA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 7% of CHI to OMA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to OMA departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Omaha
Sunday
27 daily flights
Monday
25 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
13 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
31 daily flights
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