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Airfares from $91 One Way, $200 Round Trip from San Antonio to Chicago

Prices starting at $200 for return flights and $91 for one-way flights to Chicago were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Chicago from San Antonio

Route Information for Flights from San Antonio to Chicago

Origin Airport IATA CodeSAT
Destination Airport IATA CodeCHI
Distance1042 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Alaska Airlines, JAL, Air Canada, Aer Lingus, Royal Jordanian, Iberia, ANA, Lufthansa, United Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival2:48PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:00AM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 28, 2020

It was a good flight

Jan 3, 2020

A reason I stop trying to fly a lot of other airlines. Great service. Thank you!

Dec 18, 2019

I didn't like being in Group 9 boarding when we've already paid a good amount for tickets. No, how early we checked in, we still received group 9 boarding.

Dec 16, 2019

The only downer was having to pay for seat assignment- other than that it was fine

Nov 29, 2019

Everything was awesome!😊

Sep 21, 2019

Wheelchair assistance was superb.

Jun 19, 2019

Good service. Helpful staff.

Jun 5, 2019

Good all around

Jun 1, 2019

I wish you would just get the whole can of soda on the flight rather than a small cup

Oct 1, 2018

Wasn't free checked bag, it was $25

Cheap Flights from San Antonio to Chicago

Flights from San Antonio

Planning a trip from San Antonio to any domestic or international location is simple with Orbitz.com. Travelers can find low fare flights from San Antonio by searching several airlines at once. For travelers on a budget, this search function allows them to choose the best deals and options that most fit their needs.

San Antonio Airport

The San Antonio International Airport is located about 8 miles from downtown San Antonio on Airport Drive. It offers international and domestic flights provided by one of 16 airlines that currently serve the airport, including American, United, Southwest, US Airways, Delta, Airtran, Skywest, and several more. Flights from most of these airlines can be booked on Orbitz.com at low fares.

Airport Parking and Transportation

The San Antonio International Airport offers parking based on hourly rates, with the first 15 minutes free, and long-term parking for $10 per day. Using a taxi service might be a better option if you will have to park for several days. There are many taxi companies located in San Antonio that provide shuttle services to and from the airport. At Orbitz.com, you can arrange for your transportation to and from the San Antonio airport and from your destination city to the hotel quickly and easily so you will not have to worry about your transit on the day.

Airport Restaurants

For those who need a quick snack or a even full meal before their flight, the San Antonio airport has several dining options including McDonald's, Las Palapas Mexican Grill, Dunkin' Donuts, and Starbuck's, so grabbing some breakfast before an early morning flight is quick and convenient. Making your travel plans from San Antonio using Orbitz.com will ensure you get the best rates on flights and ground transportation available.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

Highlights and Attractions

Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.

Flights from San Antonio to Chicago - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Antonio to Chicago?

Get ready to hit that "book" button because there are as many as 4 airlines that run nonstop services between SAT and ORD. Cruise in comfort on board one of these top carriers:

  • United Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
What is the shortest flight from San Antonio to Chicago?

The quickest flight time from San Antonio to Chicago is around 3 hours and 5 minutes. Order your favorite tipple from the cabin crew, hone your travel itinerary or finish that podcast — you'll have plenty of time on this medium-haul trip.

What airlines fly from San Antonio to Chicago most frequently?

Book your ticket with one of these popular airlines which fly most frequently from San Antonio to Chicago. American Airlines - (AA) with 112 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 112 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 112 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 112 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 34 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 34 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Chicago?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Chicago have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Chicago with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Chicago without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.