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Cheap ORD to SJC Flights

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Chicago to San Jose route information

Origin Airport O'Hare Intl.
Destination Airport Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United
Flight Price $236
Distance 1,824 mi



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Cheap ORD to SJC Flights

  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Chicago to San Jose?
    Answer : Booking with United Airlines means you will arrive to San Jose about the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 77% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin. It never hurts to be prepared. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Chicago to San Jose?
    Answer : Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are five. You won't have as many choices on this route as most other routes departing the United States.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to San Jose?
    Answer : If you are needing to save some cash, look at Jun 19th. As of May 20th, it's showing the cheapest ticket sales at $245. That is 38% below the average for this route, so you can spend your savings on an adventure in San Jose.
  • Question : How long is the flight from ORD to SJC?
    Answer : If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by American Airlines), you will be able to leave ORD at 9:55 AM CDT and get to SJC at 12:30 PM PDT (four hours and 35 minutes). Remember, there is a time change of two hours.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : You sure can and you may save by changing when you take off. The cheapest day to fly in June is Wednesday. Flexibility is key when booking travel plans in order to keep costs down.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to San Jose (SJC) from Chicago (ORD)?
    Answer : Prices vary from $245 to $1,188. Booking in advance can usually help you get the cheapest rate. Remember, the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
  • Question : What day of the week has the most flight time options?
    Answer : When you’re flying from ORD to SJC, the day with the most flight times is Sunday, with six different options. However, with four flight times, Wednesday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.

Apr 24, 2019

The seats were a little hard to be sitting on for 4 hours, but It was a pretty good flight

Mar 13, 2019

Thank God for safe landing and arrival. He has blessed me throughout my trip. I'm thankful and grateful for such an awesome GOD!

Dec 23, 2018

I and others found it to be too hot in the plane 🥵

Dec 15, 2018

Do NOT book basic economy!’ The seats cannot be upgraded without a new ticket and are so uncomfortable my back hurt the entire flight. I am only 5 feet theee inches tall and not a large person nd Inwas in agony in row 35. Now have another 4 hour trip home in the same row. Ugjh!!!

Dec 2, 2018

If I knew the emergency row seats did not recline, I would have opted out of the row.

Sep 23, 2018

Long flight needed snacks

Sep 17, 2018

I would like to add that check in at San Jose is really slow. We didn't get why we checked, waited in line and then we were called up by name to tag suitcases. Crazy slow and it was very early in the morning. Glad we flew early. Could not imagine had it been busy. TSA was very slow as well...

Jul 29, 2018

Will fly AA again.

Jul 15, 2018

Plane did not have individual entertainment like that of our previous flight. Baggage was a fee, seatbelt was smaller on this plane than the previous.

Jul 6, 2018

Very unhappy because they broke the zipper on my new suitcase an ripped it. This was my first time I had used this suitcase.