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

Amazing SNA to ORD Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to O'Hare Intl. found within the past 7 days were $111 round trip and $56 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from John Wayne Airport to O'Hare Airport right now?
Be sure to visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to discover if there are any current travel advice reports or quarantine requirements in place in O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) when jet-setting from John Wayne Airport (SNA).
Are there direct flights from John Wayne Airport (SNA) to O'Hare Airport?
Sometimes, a vacation is all about the journey; sometimes the magic is in the destination. But if you’re eager to get to your destination fast, multiple airlines provide direct flights from John Wayne Airport (SNA) to ORD, including American Airlines and United Airlines.
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 O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from SNA to ORD?
With the flight from Orange County to Chicago taking on average 4 hours and 9 minutes, there’ll be time to get things done in the air. Make the most of the journey by bringing that book you’ve always wanted to read, seeing what in-flight entertainment is on offer or having a decent nap. You may even be able to squeeze in all three before disembarking.
What is the flight distance from John Wayne Airport to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD)?
With a flight distance of 1,700 mi separating SNA and O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), you’ll be in the air for a while. It’s a great chance to watch a movie, catch up on your emails or just sit back and relax with a novel.
What airlines fly from John Wayne Airport to O'Hare Airport?
If you want to get to Chicago from Orange County, there are a number of airlines offering direct flights. One of the most well-known is American Airlines (AA), which offers 108 flights each month. Another attractive option is United Airlines (UA), which has 56 flights every month. The more airlines you look into, the more likely you are to find a terrific deal.
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
John Wayne
Traveling To
O'Hare Intl.
Shortest Flight Time
7 hours 54 mins
Earliest Departure Time
6:45AM CST
Latest Departure Time
5:01PM CST
Lowest Flight Price
$111

Route Info

Flight path for flights from John Wayne Airport to O'Hare International Airport


Distance:
1,732.00 miles


Airlines & Aircraft Used on SNA to ORD Flight Routes


Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Alaska Airlines
Boeing 757 all pax models
Alaska Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-300 Dash 8 / 8Q
Alaska Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 Dash 8Q
American Airlines
Boeing 737 all pax models
American Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8 Dash 8 all models
American Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-300 Dash 8 / 8Q
American Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 Dash 8Q
American Airlines
Tupolev Tu134
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A319
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A319
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A320-100/200
Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet 900

Discover our best flights from Orange County SNA 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 Orange County SNA to Chicago ORD at the right price  

Airfares to Chicago ORD from Orange County SNA currently cost between $111 and $146. 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 Orange County SNA 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 Orange County SNA to Chicago ORD on Travelocity starting at $56. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Chicago ORD from Orange County SNA 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 SNA to take around 7 hour(s) 54 min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from Orange County SNA to Chicago ORD

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to ORD from SNA. 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 Orange County SNA to Chicago ORD today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, March is usually the cheapest month to fly from Orange County SNA 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 Orange County SNA 

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 SNA have this option.  

 

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*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.