Flights from Omaha to Chicago, United States

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Omaha to Chicago Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:37 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
OMACHI
Thu 2/22
1 stop
CHIOMA
Sun 2/25
1 stop
$159
American
OMACHI
Tue 2/13
nonstop
CHIOMA
Wed 2/14
nonstop
$185
Multiple Airlines
OMACHI
Thu 1/25
nonstop
CHIOMA
Mon 1/29
nonstop
$200
Major Airlines
OMACHI
Sat 2/10
1 stop
CHIOMA
Wed 2/14
1 stop
$204
United
OMACHI
Sat 2/10
nonstop
CHIOMA
Tue 2/13
nonstop
$245
Alaska
OMACHI
Fri 2/23
1 stop
CHIOMA
Mon 2/26
1 stop
$443

How Much is a Flight from Omaha to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Omaha to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $159.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Omaha to Chicago?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Omaha to Chicago based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Omaha to Chicago?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Omaha to Chicago.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $421 $279
7-14 days $258 $182
14-21 days $237 $172
21-30 days $185 $136
30-60 days $185 $136
60-90 days $185 $193
90+ days $215 $204

Cheapest Day To Fly from Omaha to Chicago

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Omaha to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$185$162$136$136$162 $172

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Omaha to Chicago

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Omaha to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$279
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$279 $182
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$182 $193
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$193 $185
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$185 $185
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$185

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Omaha to Chicago

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Omaha to Chicago is $268.

The average price for direct flights from Omaha to Chicago is $336.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Omaha to Chicago.

Weekly Direct Flights from Omaha to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 01:10 14:23
United 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 01:30 13:29

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Omaha to Chicago

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Omaha to Chicago. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Omaha to Chicago is $126.

The average price for round trip flights from Omaha to Chicago is $272.

Omaha to Chicago Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Omaha to Chicago?
Answer: The average Omaha to Chicago flight time is an hour and 32 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Omaha?
Answer: The distance from Omaha to Chicago is 414 miles (666 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Omaha to Chicago?
Answer: There are 75 direct flights from Omaha to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Omaha airlines for direct flights from Omaha to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Omaha and Chicago.

Omaha to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Omaha and Chicago. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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