Santa Ana

Cheap flights from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI - SNA)

The best prices from Chicago to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty are usually found in August or July, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago to Santa Ana

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

CHI - SNA

Price

$242 - $435

SNA

Temperature

55.4 - 73.4 °F

SNA

Precipitation

0 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$242

From Chicago (CHI) to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

One-way from

$71

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Santa Ana?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 17% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 14 days in advance to save up to 3% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 14 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to Santa Ana 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $165, or $173 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Santa Ana?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Santa Ana from Chicago average $179. You can even find prices in August for less than $179, as users have found deals to Santa Ana from as low as $49. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Ana from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 62%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Santa Ana (CHI - SNA)?

When flying from Chicago to Santa Ana, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 8% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Santa Ana in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CHI to SNA flights for January, February
Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 36m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

8h 04m
$71

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 28 - Feb 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 34m
$74

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 24m
$77

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Chicago to Santa Ana 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Ana from Chicago found for this year
Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 36m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

8h 04m
$71

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 28 - Feb 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 34m
$74

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 24m
$77

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Non-stop flights to Santa Ana from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Santa Ana direct flight deals
Feb 14 - Feb 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

4h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

3h 56m
$257

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Mar 23 - Mar 30
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

4h 38m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 01m
$258

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 4 - Feb 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

4h 34m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

4h 00m
$268

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Santa Ana

Late deals on return flights to Santa Ana from Chicago, departing today and this week
Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 36m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

8h 04m
$71

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 28 - Feb 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 34m
$74

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 1 - Feb 8
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 24m
$77

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

One-way flights to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Santa Ana
Jan 27
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 36m
$34

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 43m
$36

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 29
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 36m
$38

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/20/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Santa Ana flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Santa Ana from Chicago?

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty (SNA), located 4.8 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Chicago to Santa Ana. 7 airlines have flights to J. Wayne/Orange Cnty from Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Chicago to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 17 inbound flights from Chicago per day.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Chicago to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Santa Ana for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $86.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Santa Ana for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Santa Ana under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Santa Ana is less than $301.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Santa Ana for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Santa Ana within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Santa Ana?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Tuesday, Wednesday.

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

Travelers can expect 1 flight from Chicago to Santa Ana on average per day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Santa Ana?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Chicago to Santa Ana in just under 10h 36m. Your travel time can differ by up to . The distance from Chicago to Santa Ana is about 1732 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to Santa Ana round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Santa Ana, with prices starting at $68. This flight start at 80% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Santa Ana.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Santa Ana?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Chicago to Santa Ana on time: Qatar Airways (86%), American Airlines (81%), SAS (81%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Santa Ana?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Santa Ana is $98. On average you can expect to pay $567. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty), can usually be booked for $74.

Can I fly to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty within the United States

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty.

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 Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty.

Can I fly back to Chicago from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty?

Returning to Chicago from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Santa Ana

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Chicago to Santa Ana

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Santa Ana choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$91
Average$229
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$97
Average$346
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
Cheapest$112
Average$320
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$122
Average$507
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$134
Average$278
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$157
Average$384
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Santa Ana

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Santa Ana
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
37%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
21%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Santa Ana

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Santa Ana
Sunday20daily flights
Monday15daily flights
Tuesday19daily flights
Wednesday19daily flights
Thursday20daily flights
Friday21daily flights
Saturday10daily flights