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Flight information for San Francisco to Chicago (SFO to CHI)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Francisco to Chicago
Best Price Found $200 The best flight deal from San Francisco to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $200
Fastest flight time 4h 0m The fastest flight from San Francisco to Chicago takes 4h 0m.
Direct flights Every day Direct flights go from San Francisco to Chicago every day.
Airports in Chicago 3 airports There are 3 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Francisco to Chicago

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip
What is the cheapest month to fly to Chicago?
February
The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from San Francisco is February. Most expensive is December
What is the cheapest day to fly to Chicago?
Tuesday
The cheapest day of the week is typically Tuesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday
When is the cheapest time to fly to Chicago?
in the evening
San Francisco to Chicago flights are approximately 10% more expensive at noon than in the evening
What is the cheapest airline that flies to Chicago?
Frontier
Frontier, Sun Country Air, and Alaska Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to Chicago
What is the cheapest route?
San Francisco - Chicago O'Hare Intl
Fly from San Francisco to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best San Francisco - Chicago flight prices
When is the cheapest time to book a flight to Chicago?
40 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to Chicago is approximately 40 days to departure
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Easily compare round-trip flights from San Francisco to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Francisco to Chicago by changing tabs
Quickest
Cheapest
Frontier
Frontier
26 Feb
4:35 am
SFO
San Francisco airport
10h 05m
1 Stop
ORD
4:40 pm
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
Frontier
11 Mar
5:00 am
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
4h 48m
SFO
7:48 am
San Francisco airport
$200
American Airlines
American Airlines
07 Mar
3:45 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
4h 19m
ORD
10:04 pm
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
American Airlines
10 Mar
1:45 am
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
4h 41m
SFO
4:26 am
San Francisco airport
$217
United Airlines
United Airlines
11 Mar
3:35 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
4h 12m
ORD
9:47 pm
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
United Airlines
17 Mar
1:08 pm
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
4h 49m
SFO
3:57 pm
San Francisco airport
$217
American Airlines
American Airlines
07 Mar
3:45 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
4h 19m
ORD
10:04 pm
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
American Airlines
10 Mar
1:45 am
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
4h 41m
SFO
4:26 am
San Francisco airport
$217
United Airlines
United Airlines
11 Mar
3:35 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
4h 12m
ORD
9:47 pm
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
United Airlines
17 Mar
1:08 pm
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
4h 49m
SFO
3:57 pm
San Francisco airport
$217
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
16 Apr
9:40 am
SFO
San Francisco airport
4h 16m
ORD
3:56 pm
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
Alaska Airlines
21 Apr
3:05 pm
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl airport
4h 45m
SFO
5:50 pm
San Francisco airport
$227

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Chicago

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San Francisco to Chicago Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 43m
Cheapest price
$166
San Francisco to Indianapolis Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 10m
Cheapest price
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*Flight prices to Chicago are based on prices for economy tickets found by momondo users during searches within the last 72 hours. These prices may no longer be available.