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Find The Best Dates To Fly from Sacramento Intl. to O'Hare Intl.

Amazing SMF to ORD Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to O'Hare Intl. found within the past 7 days were $118 round trip and $59 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SMF to ORD

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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from Sacramento Airport to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) right now?
It’s prudent to find out about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in effect in your destination city. Ensure you go to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date information on catching a flight to O’Hare Airport.
Are there direct flights from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to O'Hare Airport?
Multiple airlines operate direct flights from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to O’Hare Airport. These include United Airlines and American Airlines — start with these if you want to reach your destination with no fuss.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to ORD, please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from Sacramento Airport to O'Hare Airport?
If you’re flying from Sacramento to Chicago, you can expect the trip to take an average of 4 hours and 6 minutes. If this sounds like more time than you anticipated, why not take advantage of it? Read up on your destination, get some last-minute organizing done and get as much shut-eye as possible before the adventure begins.
What is the flight distance from SMF to ORD?
Covering 1,800 mi between SMF and SMF calls for a glass of bubbly and a few good movies. Sit back, get comfy and just enjoy the ride.
What airlines fly from SMF to O'Hare Airport?
There are a few airlines that fly direct between Sacramento and Chicago. United Airlines (UA) is one of the most reputable. This carrier operates about 112 flights each month. If you need more options, check out American Airlines (AA). This carrier operates 34 flights each month. Between the two, you’re sure to find a deal to suit your travel plans.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with United Airlines, American Airlines or Delta you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

 

Traveling From Sacramento Intl.
Traveling To O'Hare Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 8 hours 2 mins
Earliest Departure Time 6:50AM CST
Latest Departure Time 2:05PM CST
Lowest Flight Price $118

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Sacramento International Airport to O'Hare International Airport

Distance:
1,787.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on SMF to ORD Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Alaska Airlines
Boeing 737-800 (winglets) pax
Alaska Airlines
Boeing 777-200 pax
American Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
American Airlines
Boeing 737-800 (winglets) pax
Delta Air Lines
Boeing 777-200 pax
United Airlines
Boeing 737-300 pax
United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet 200

Discover our best flights from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD at the right price  

Airfares to Chicago ORD from Sacramento SMF currently cost between $118 and $176. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD on Travelocity starting at $59. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Chicago ORD from Sacramento SMF quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Chicago faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to ORD from SMF to take around 8 hour(s) 2 min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to ORD from SMF. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, December is usually the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento SMF to Chicago ORD. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to Chicago ORD from Sacramento SMF 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to ORD from SMF have this option.  

 

Travel with confidence when you book flights to Chicago ORD from Sacramento SMF with Travelocity 

We’ve secured fantastic deals with all the main airline carriers and it’s easy to compare, choose, and book with Travelocity. With 24/7 customer service and our free 'App', we’ll always keep you moving. 

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.