Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA Flights

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Overview: Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA flight

distanceDistance1849 miles (2983 km)
durationAverage flight duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$314 (€275)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesUnited, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Frontier Airlines

Flights from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA cover the 1849 miles (2983 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like United, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Frontier Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as $91 (€79), but the average price of plane tickets is $314 (€275).

The cheapest flights from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

United
01:10PM7h03
Chicago, IL
08:13PMSan Francisco, CA
$1931One-way
0 transfers
frontier airlines
04:08AM10h35
Chicago, IL
02:43PMSan Francisco, CA
$2451One-way
0 transfers
American Airlines
07:40PM4h46
Chicago, IL
12:26AMSan Francisco, CA
$3671One-way
0 transfers
United
02:00PM4h45
Chicago, IL
06:45PMSan Francisco, CA
$5161One-way
0 transfers
American Airlines
01:35PM4h54
Chicago, IL
06:29PMSan Francisco, CA
$5191One-way
0 transfers

Flight schedulefrom Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA

Showing flights for tomorrow, Monday, June 17
frontier airlines
04:08AM10h35
Chicago, IL
02:43PMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
American Airlines
07:40PM4h46
Chicago, IL
12:26AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
United
01:10PM7h03
Chicago, IL
08:13PMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
American Airlines
01:35PM4h54
Chicago, IL
06:29PMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
United
02:00PM4h45
Chicago, IL
06:45PMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers

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The fastest flights from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA

Showing times and prices for Jun 17

Fastest Journey

4 h 45 m

Average

6 h 24 m

Flights per day

5

Distance

2983 km

Of the 5 flights that leave Chicago, IL for San Francisco, CA every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

United
02:00PM4h45
Chicago, IL
06:45PMSan Francisco, CA
$5161One-way
0 transfers
American Airlines
07:40PM4h46
Chicago, IL
12:26AMSan Francisco, CA
$3671One-way
0 transfers
American Airlines
01:35PM4h54
Chicago, IL
06:29PMSan Francisco, CA
$5191One-way
0 transfers
United
01:10PM7h03
Chicago, IL
08:13PMSan Francisco, CA
$1931One-way
0 transfers
frontier airlines
04:08AM10h35
Chicago, IL
02:43PMSan Francisco, CA
$2451One-way
0 transfers

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Airlines: United, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines flights from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA

United, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines flights will get you between Chicago, IL and San Francisco, CA from $104 (€91). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

American Airlines is one of the leading airlines in the USA and the world; they offer Main Cabin, Business and First Class tickets for your flight from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA.

Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA flight information with American Airlines:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 36 min
  • Cheapest Price: $116

FAQs: Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA Flight

FAQs: Take a flight from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA hassle-free. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA.
FAQs
Cheap plane tickets from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA can start from as little as $91 (€79) when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA is $314 (€275); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA flight time is 4 h 40 min   covering the 1849 mile (2983 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first flight from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA leaves at 12: 30 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA leaves at 11: 27 PM.
When taking a flight from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA, you can count on United, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Frontier Airlines for the best way to get you to San Francisco, CA. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.
The cheapest month for a flight from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Chicago, IL and San Francisco, CA including taking a bus, train or flight.

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