Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Salem, OR

CHI — PDX
Dec 6 — Dec 131

The best prices from Chicago to Salem are usually found in January or February, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Salem

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to SA8 flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Salem flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Salem.

CHI - SA8

Price

$217 - $623

SA8

Temperature

41 - 68 °F

SA8

Rainfall

0.5 - 6.9 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 47% potential price drop
Round-trip from$217From Chicago (CHI) to Salem
One-way from$100One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Salem

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

To save up to 56% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 57 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 Salem from $520 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $708 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Salem from Chicago. Prices for January average $406 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $129. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a January flight can save you 53% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Salem (CHI - SA8)?

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

Cheap flights from Chicago to Salem in December, January 2022

The best prices found for CHI to Salem flights for December, January
Dec 6 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

21h 13m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$143

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 7 - Dec 9
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 26m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$153

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 12 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 32m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$156

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Chicago to Salem 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Salem from Chicago found for this year
Dec 6 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

21h 13m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$143

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 7 - Dec 9
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 26m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$153

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 12 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 32m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$156

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Salem

Jan 31 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 03m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 16m
$153

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 20 - Jan 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

1 stop

9h 49m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

9h 53m
$163

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 11 - Jan 17
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

1 stop

10h 06m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

9h 34m
$173

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from Chicago to Salem

Jan 22 - Feb 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

4h 44m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 03m
$200

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 20 - Feb 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

4h 44m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 03m
$204

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Non-stop flights to Salem from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Salem direct flight deals
Jan 22 - Feb 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

4h 44m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 03m
$200

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 18 - Jan 20
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

4h 44m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
$202

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 21 - Jan 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

4h 40m
PDX

Portland

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 55m
$203

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Last minute flights from Chicago to Salem

Late deals on return flights to Salem from Chicago, departing today and this week
Dec 6 - Dec 14
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

21h 13m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$143

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 7 - Dec 9
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 26m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$153

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 9 - Dec 12
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 26m
PDX

Portland

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

11h 32m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

One-way flights to Salem from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Salem
Dec 6
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

21h 13m
$65

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

PDX

Portland

1 stop

31h 17m
$67

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 17
MDW

Chicago Midway

PDX

Portland

1 stop

31h 26m
$72

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Salem for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $153, but on average you can expect to pay $168.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Salem under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Salem is less than $225.

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

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

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $65. Spirit Airlines flights start at $76 while deals on United Airlines start at $102 one-way.

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

When booking a flight from Chicago to Salem, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Salem?

Consider Lufthansa (98%), Air Canada (94%) or LOT (94%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Salem.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Salem?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $119. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Portland) can be booked for $158 on average our data indicates $702 when flying from Chicago to Salem.

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Top 7 airlines flying from Chicago to Salem

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Salem choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$83Average$247FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$139Average$381FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$168Average$495FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$190Average$339FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$199Average$494FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$221Average$506FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Salem

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Salem
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
20%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
34%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Salem

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Salem
Sunday4daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday6daily flights
Wednesday12daily flights
Thursday4daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday2daily flights