Jun302015

SFO or LAX to Chicago under $300 in July

Few places east of the Mississippi River have round trip airfare under $300 from California. Atlanta $328, Miami $396 and Orlando $381 are under $400 round trip. Boston $429, New York $462 and Washington D.C. $431.

Chicago stands out as a low fare summer destination at $228 round trip from Los Angeles flying Frontier Airlines in July. American $244, Virgin America $250, and United $267 offer other low fares.

American Airlines Los Angeles LAX – Houston IAH – Chicago ORD July 15

Chicago ORD – Oklahoma City OKC – Los Angeles LAX July 23

$243.20 July 15-23

LAX-ORD $243 AA July15-23

Nonstop flights between LAX and ORD are as low as $285 round trip for these dates.

San Francisco also has low fares to Chicago with Virgin America at $271.20 round trip for nonstop flights in July.

Virgin America  San Francisco – Chicago ORD

$271.20  July 15-23

SFO-ORD $273 Virgin America July15-23

Delta $284 and United $268 have similar fares for Tuesday and Wednesday flights, however, American Airlines only has a couple of July dates at $134 from San Francisco.

Chicago is a city I enjoy visiting and I am someone who does not really care for too many cities.

Hancock Tower view

View from Hancock Tower of Lake Michigan shorefront of Chicago.

About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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