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

CHI - SBN
Price
$286 - $504
SBN
Temperature
35.6 - 84.2 °F
SBN
Rainfall
1.9 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$286

From Chicago to South Bend

One-way from

$237

One-way flight from Chicago to South Bend

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 South Bend?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Chicago to South Bend. 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 South Bend.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to South Bend, book at least 37 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $177 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $177.

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

When flying from Chicago to South Bend, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 23% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to South Bend in October, November 2020

The best prices found for CHI to SBN flights for October, November
4 Nov - 11 Nov
$375pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Nov - 12 Nov
$402pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
9 Nov - 12 Nov
$452pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

Chicago to South Bend 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Bend from Chicago found for this year
26 Dec - 2 Jan
$327pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
4 Nov - 11 Nov
$375pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
9 Nov - 12 Nov
$402pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

Non-stop flights to South Bend from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to South Bend direct flight deals
13 Feb - 15 Feb
$327pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
4 Nov - 11 Nov
$375pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Jan - 16 Jan
$477pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
SBN
South Bend/Michiana
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to South Bend from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to South Bend
2:20 am - 4:05 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
48h 45m
ORD - SBN
Multiple Airlines
$237
Kiwi.com
12:15 pm - 4:29 pm
Delta
1 Stop
3h 14m
ORD - SBN
Delta
$499
Delta
3:00 pm - 4:58 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
0h 58m
ORD - SBN
United Airlines
$555
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to South Bend flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to South Bend

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to South Bend 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 South Bend 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.

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

United Airlines is one of the carriers that may have flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to South Bend for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to South Bend for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $314, but on average you can expect to pay $526.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to South Bend for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 5 direct flights from Chicago to South Bend under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to South Bend is less than $449.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than South Bend?

With an average temperature of 84 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in South Bend are the same as in Chicago.

How long is the flight from Chicago to South Bend?

Airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and Linear Air Taxi fly from Chicago to South Bend in about 45m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 48m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Delta, at $314, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to South Bend.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Allegiant Air. Users have found that Delta is 19% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$317 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta, with prices from $391.

Destination information for South Bend

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to South Bend
Flight duration
0h 52m
Average temperature for October in South Bend
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for October in South Bend
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing South Bend

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to South Bend

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 77% of CHI to SBN departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 22% of CHI to SBN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to SBN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHI to SBN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to South Bend
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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