Flights from San Francisco, CA to Chicago

The cheapest flights from San Francisco, CA to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Jan 31

Cheapest

80

Average

257

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

frontier airlines
07:28AMSan Francisco, CA10h14 05:42PMChicago
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801One-way
frontier airlines
07:18AMSan Francisco, CA10h24 05:42PMChicago
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811One-way
Alaska Airlines
06:55PMSan Francisco, CA4h20 11:15PMChicago
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1791One-way
American Airlines
02:00PMSan Francisco, CA4h20 06:20PMChicago
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1911One-way
United
06:55AMSan Francisco, CA4h07 11:02AMChicago
0 transfers
3511One-way

Flight schedule from San Francisco, CA to Chicago

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United
12:44AMSan Francisco, CA4h10 04:54AMChicago
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United
02:38AMSan Francisco, CA4h11 06:49AMChicago
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United
06:55AMSan Francisco, CA4h07 11:02AMChicago
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frontier airlines
07:18AMSan Francisco, CA10h24 05:42PMChicago
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frontier airlines
07:28AMSan Francisco, CA10h14 05:42PMChicago
0 transfers
American Airlines
07:45AMSan Francisco, CA4h12 11:57AMChicago
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American Airlines
02:00PMSan Francisco, CA4h20 06:20PMChicago
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Alaska Airlines
06:55PMSan Francisco, CA4h20 11:15PMChicago
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The fastest flights from San Francisco, CA to Chicago

Showing times and prices for Jan 31

Fastest Journey

4 h 7 m

Average

5 h 44 m

Flights per day

8

Distance

2983 km

Of the 8 flights that leave San Francisco, CA for Chicago every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

United
06:55AMSan Francisco, CA4h07 11:02AMChicago
0 transfers
3511One-way
United
12:44AMSan Francisco, CA4h10 04:54AMChicago
0 transfers
4041One-way
United
02:38AMSan Francisco, CA4h11 06:49AMChicago
0 transfers
3711One-way
American Airlines
07:45AMSan Francisco, CA4h12 11:57AMChicago
0 transfers
4011One-way
American Airlines
02:00PMSan Francisco, CA4h20 06:20PMChicago
0 transfers
1911One-way

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Overview: San Francisco, CA to Chicago flight

distanceDistance1849 miles (2983 km)
durationAverage flight duration4 h 12 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$253 (€219)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesUnited, frontier airlines, Alaska Airlines or Southwest Airlines

Flights from San Francisco, CA to Chicago cover the 1849 miles (2983 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 12 min with our travel partners like United, frontier airlines, Alaska Airlines or Southwest Airlines. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $93 (€81), but the average price of plane tickets is $253 (€219).

Airlines: United flights from San Francisco, CA to Chicago

For as little as $93 (€81) you can travel by flight between San Francisco, CA and Chicago with United. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

United

United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next flight to Chicago from San Francisco, CA.

Omio helps you find the perfect San Francisco, CA - Chicago flight with United. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest flight between San Francisco, CA and Chicago, Omio shows you United current flight schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best plane ticket for your upcoming San Francisco, CA to Chicago journey. You can expect to travel around 1849 miles (2983 km) from San Francisco, CA to Chicago on a flight with United. Once you are ready, buy your one-way United tickets between San Francisco, CA and Chicago starting as low as $456 (€394) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by plane instead of purchasing tickets at the airport in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with United!

    Travel Tips: San Francisco, CA to Chicago Flight

    Travel Tips: Take a flight to Chicago easily. 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 San Francisco, CA to Chicago.
    FAQs
    Flight tickets between San Francisco, CA and Chicago for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $93 (€81)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The San Francisco, CA to Chicago plane ticket price is on average $253 (€219)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 1849 miles (2983 km)  to Chicago from San Francisco, CA by plane.
    The San Francisco, CA to Chicago flight duration is on average 4 h 12 min, which is to be expected when traveling 1849 miles (2983 km) to Chicago from San Francisco, CA. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    When taking a flight from San Francisco, CA to Chicago, you can count on United, frontier airlines, Alaska Airlines or Southwest Airlines for the best way to get you to Chicago. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service to Chicago from San Francisco, CA and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.
    You can take the earliest flight from San Francisco, CA to Chicago at 7: 45 AM   or take the last flight from San Francisco, CA to Chicago leaving at 7: 45 AM. Look for the latest San Francisco, CA to Chicago flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this journey.
    If you book the San Francisco, CA to Chicago flight within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $253 (€219). However, booking your plane ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for flights from San Francisco, CA to Chicago. Look out for plane tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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