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Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose (ORD - SJC)

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The best prices from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose are usually found in August or May, booked 35 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD) to San Jose (SJC)

ORD - SJC
Price
$241 - $375
SJC
Temperature
82.4 - 86 °F
SJC
Rainfall
0.3 - 11.4 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$241

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose

One-way from

$88

One-way flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose

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-O'Hare Intl to San Jose?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose. 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 San Jose.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose?

To save up to 55% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 30 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-O'Hare Intl to San Jose from $349 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $479 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Jose from Chicago-O'Hare Intl. Users have commonly found prices around $296 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $129. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose (ORD - SJC)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 26% on flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose in November, December 2020

The best prices found for ORD to SJC flights for November, December
20 Dec - 24 Dec
$79pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Dec - 17 Dec
$105pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Dec - 17 Dec
$106pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Jose from Chicago-O'Hare Intl found for next year
20 Dec - 24 Dec
$79pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Dec - 17 Dec
$105pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Dec - 17 Dec
$106pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to San Jose from Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Save time with Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose direct flight deals
14 Jan - 21 Jan
$237pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Jan - 24 Jan
$267pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Mar - 1 Apr
$282pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Jose from Chicago-O'Hare Intl, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 10 Dec
$146pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$176pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
3 Dec - 8 Dec
$197pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to San Jose from Chicago-O'Hare Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose
3:50 am - 7:43 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
5h 53m
ORD - SJC
United Airlines
$88
United
8:55 am - 3:03 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
8h 08m
ORD - SJC
Alaska Airlines
$100
KAYAK
4:01 am - 9:37 am
Frontier
2 Stops
31h 36m
ORD - SJC
Frontier
$113
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Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose 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-O'Hare Intl and San Jose 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 O'Hare Intl to San Jose to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to San Jose. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to San Jose have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to San Jose have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $105, but on average you can expect to pay $120.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose is less than $410.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Does it rain more in Chicago-O'Hare Intl or San Jose?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Chicago-O'Hare Intl is roughly greater than that of San Jose. You can assume this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Chicago-O'Hare Intl weather warmer or cooler than San Jose?

With an average temperature of 86 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in San Jose are colder than in Chicago-O'Hare Intl.

How long is the flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose?

For as low as $114, Frontier can have you in San Jose from Chicago-O'Hare Intl in 15h 26m.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose round-trip?

Currently priced at $105, Frontier will fly you from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Frontier is currently priced 67% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose one-way?

$51 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, with prices starting from $88 and $100, respectively.

Alternative routes for Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose

Destination information for San Jose

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose
Average temperature for November in San Jose
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in San Jose
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Airports servicing San Jose

Top 6 airlines from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to San Jose 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
Frontier
$95 $221 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$117 $251 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$139 $300 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$127 $327 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$138 $337 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$148 $362 No cancel fee 71%
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