$64 Cheap Flights from Chicago (ORD) to San Diego (SAN)

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Cheap Flights from Chicago to San Diego (ORD-SAN)

Prices were available within the past 7 days and start at $64 for one-way flights and $119 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Chicago (ORD) to San Diego (SAN)
Origin airport
O'Hare Intl.
Destination airport
San Diego Intl.
Airlines serving
Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines, United
Roundtrip price
1720 mi
Average flight time
2 hours 21 mins

Chicago to San Diego Flights

Whether you’re looking for a grand adventure or just want to get away for a last-minute break, flights from Chicago to San Diego offer the perfect respite. Not only does exploring San Diego provide the chance to make some magical memories, dip into delectable dishes, and tour the local landmarks, but the cheap airfare means you won’t bust your budget. So no matter whether your ideal itinerary involves flying one way, non-stop, or round trip, you’re bound to find flights that match your schedule on Expedia, and at prices that won’t shock your wallet.

Bagging a cheap flight from Chicago to San Diego may mean more dollars to spend on for one-of-a-kind souvenirs when you arrive, but it doesn’t mean you have to skimp on your travel experience, as Expedia offers a sizzling selection of cheap airlines that’ll put you in your happy place on their planes, whether that’s getting lost in a hair-raising airport thriller, dreaming on the passing landscape over a glass of bubbly, or jotting down your vacation bucket list at 38,000 feet. There’s also bound to be plenty of opportunities to snap a few photos of the high life that will make your friends green with envy. After all, enjoying the journey is part of the fun.

With so many affordable flights and so many wonderful adventures awaiting you, there’s no reason to put off booking a fantastic flight from ORD to SAN today. So don’t leave it to the last minute to make your dream trip a reality: pack your bags with your go-to travel accessories, put together your list of must-see attractions and can’t-miss activities, and get ready to broaden your horizons – with Expedia, the wonders of San Diego are only a plane trip away. Book your travel arrangements with us today!

If you would like to book flights to San Diego more flexibly many prefer to purchase one-way tickets with options to take different airlines. A one way ticket to San Diego is $64 now!

Frequently asked questions

How much is a flight from O'Hare Airport to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)?
The lowest price advertised for a round-trip journey between O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) and San Diego Airport is $119. But you better act fast. This price is based on fares listed within the last 7 days on Expedia for flights departing within the next year. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.
Do I need to pay a cancellation fee if I cancel my flight from ORD to SAN?
This can differ between airlines, as each has its own set of terms and conditions. Visit the Customer Service Portal, where there are simple instructions on how to cancel your flight online.
How do I find cheap flights from ORD to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) that have flexible change policies?
Many airlines offer the option to reschedule your flight without a change fee. All you pay is the difference between the original flight and the new flight. When you’re searching for ORD to San Diego Airport flights, you’ll see a “no change fees” filter for you to select.
How far is the flight from O'Hare Airport to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)?
The flying distance between O’Hare Airport and SAN is 1740 mi. Close your eyes or get stuck into a book and the journey will whiz by.
Which airlines fly direct from ORD to SAN?
With 121 monthly flights operating from ORD to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), United Airlines (UA) is a top choice. If you’d like more options, check out the ticket prices from American Airlines (AA). This airlines operates 91 monthly flights between these airports.
Are ORD to SAN flight tickets cheaper when they're purchased at the last minute?
Late planners can sometimes nab a bargain, with some of the cheapest airfares from O’Hare Airport to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) appearing a few weeks before the date of departure. If you’d rather book ahead of time, Expedia compares and updates all the best flight deals frequently — as early as a year in advance in some cases. It depends on the carrier though, as not all airlines publish prices that far in advance.
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