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|Destination Airport IATA Code||CHI|
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To fly out of Sarajevo, Bosnia, travelers need to travel approximately five miles southwest of Sarajevo to the Sarajevo International Airport. Finding flights from Sarajevo International Airport is easy with Orbitz.com, which lets travelers compare sales prices for different flight times and destinations. Austria Airlines is the commercial airline that flies out of Sarajevo International Airport
Short- and long-term parking is available at Sarajevo International Airport. Short-term parking is charged by hour; long-term parking charges are calculated per day. Monthly parking passes are also available for a low cost for permanent parking in front of terminal B at the airport.
Taxi service is available to the Sarajevo International Airport if you do not wish to drive your own vehicle and park in the airport parking areas. It takes approximately 20 minutes to get to Sarajevo International Airport by car when the traffic flow is good. Allow plenty of time to arrive before your flight departs; you can check flight departure times for outbound flights on the Orbitz.com website.
For those who get to the airport early and wish to have a snack or refreshment while they wait for their flights from Sarajevo to board, the airport has dining facilities available on the first floor. Near terminal B is a fast food location that offers food for departing passengers and those saying good-bye, a snack bar for ticketed passengers only, and a refreshment bar with alcoholic drinks and juices.
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.
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.
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.
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.
While you won't be able to fly nonstop from Sarajevo (SJJ-Sarajevo Intl.) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), there are several carriers that operate on this route with just a single stopover. Why not see if United Airlines or Lufthansa have flights that work with your travel plans? If they don't, take a look at Turkish Airlines.
It takes a long time to fly between Sarajevo and Chicago — in fact, 11 hours and 5 minutes at least. But your flight doesn't need to be difficult. Be prepared and pack the essentials like a few toiletries and a pillow.
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.
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.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.