Cheap flights from Fresno, CA to Chicago, IL

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Travelers usually depart from Fresno Yosemite International, Fresno, CA Train Station, Fresno, CA - Bus Station, or Fresno, CA - Shaw & Cedar when they travel from Fresno to Chicago. Book your trip to arrive at O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, Chicago Rockford International, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station. The distance between Fresno and Chicago is 2781 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Allegiant Air, Frontier Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Fresno and Chicago have 401 direct flights per week.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Allegiant AirAAYG4NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Fresno to Chicago?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Fresno and Chicago takes around 3.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Fresno and Chicago?
The flight distance between Fresno and Chicago is 2781 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Fresno and Chicago?
Several carriers operate flights between Fresno and Chicago. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Fresno?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Fresno and Houston, Las Vegas, Edmonton, Minneapolis, Fort Myers, San José, Dallas, Basel, Orlando, Bellingham, Niamey, Winnipeg, Asheville, Denver, Detroit, Philadelphia, Comox, Atlanta, Guadalajara, Riyadh.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and London, Dublin, Manchester, Toronto, Athens, Orlando, San Francisco, Hyderabad, Vilnius, New York, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Denver, Bangkok, Minneapolis, Riga, Glasgow, Austin, San Juan, Edmonton.
What airports are near Fresno?
The main airport in Fresno is Fresno Yosemite International. It is also served by Oakland International, Fresno Yosemite International, San Jose International, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, San Luis Obispo County Regional, Santa Maria Public, Merced Regional, Meadows Field, Buchanan Field.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Fort Wayne International, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, University of Illinois Willard.
What buses and trains depart from Fresno?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Fresno, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Fresno and Chicago?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Fresno and Chicago thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Fresno and Chicago can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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