Flights from San Diego to Chicago

Search and find cheap flights from San Diego to Chicago (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from San Diego to Chicago (United States, North America)

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Expect to pay
233 USD for flights from San Diego to Chicago leaving on 3/25/2017 and returning on 4/28/2017
Low 92 USD
233 USD
High 432 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Diego — Chicago is approximately 58 days to departure.
San Diego to Chicago flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from San Diego is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between March and April.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Major US Carrier are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Major US Carrier are the most popular choices flying from San Diego to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+1%
Frontier Airlines
+23%
Major US Carrier
+26%
United Airlines
+29%
Delta Air Lines
+29%
American Airlines
+31%
Best time to fly
San Diego to Chicago flights are approximately 5% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon.
It's generally cheaper to take afternoon flights from San Diego to Chicago.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Monday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Monday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Lindberg Fld - Midway for the best San Diego to Chicago flight prices saving up to 0% on average.
Lindberg Fld - Midway tends to be 0% cheaper than Lindberg Fld - O'Hare Intl.
momondo compares flights to Chicago from San Diego from 41 different sites.
Impact on price
Lindberg Fld-Midway
+0%
Lindberg Fld-O'Hare Intl
+2%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Lindberg Fld to Chicago all week with a flight time of 3 hours 54 minutes.
Direct flights available: 240 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Lindberg Fld - Saint Paul Intl - Midway, Lindberg Fld - Saint Paul Intl - Midway - Midway and Lindberg Fld - Mccarran Intl - O'Hare Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Lindberg Fld to Chicago indirect via Saint Paul Intl, Mccarran Intl or Dallas Ft Worth.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from San Diego
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 21
147 USD
KiwiUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 20
160 USD
KiwiUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
Return trip
Jan 18 - Feb 3
180 USD
KiwiUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Diego to Chicago
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 21
147 USD
KiwiUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 22
178 USD
KiwiUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
Return trip
Jan 18 - Feb 3
180 USD
KiwiUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Diego to Chicago
Return trip
Feb 3 - Feb 5
144 USD
ExpediaCOM
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
Return trip
Feb 2 - Feb 4
157 USD
FlightNetworkUS
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
6h 42min
1 stop
SAN SAN
Return trip
Feb 1 - Mar 15
160 USD
JustFly
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 18min
Direct
SAN SAN

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to San Diego
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 24
129 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 25
134 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 20
136 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
4h 19min
Direct
SAN SAN
SAN SAN
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Tuesday, Tuesday, January 17, 2017

5°C
1°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, January 18, 2017

4°C
1°C

Thursday, Thursday, January 19, 2017

6°C
2°C

Friday, Friday, January 20, 2017

5°C
-3°C

Saturday, Saturday, January 21, 2017

11°C
0°C

Sunday, Sunday, January 22, 2017

11°C
0°C

Monday, Monday, January 23, 2017

5°C
2°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, January 24, 2017

7°C
-3°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, January 25, 2017

8°C
0°C

Thursday, Thursday, January 26, 2017

2°C
-2°C

So what's it going to cost once you're in Chicago

Compare the costs of everyday items in San Diego and Chicago
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
San Diego
3.88 USD
-1%
Chicago
3.93 USD
Cappuccino is 1.1% more expensive in Chicago than San Diego
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Diego
14.06 USD
-7%
Chicago
15.06 USD
Meal is 7.1% more expensive in Chicago than San Diego
MILK
1 liter
San Diego
3.48 USD
14%
Chicago
2.99 USD
Milk is 14% cheaper in Chicago than San Diego
BUS
One-way ticket
San Diego
2.51 USD
10%
Chicago
2.26 USD
Bus is 10% cheaper in Chicago than San Diego
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Diego
12.55 USD
4%
Chicago
12.04 USD
movie theater is 4.1% cheaper in Chicago than San Diego
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