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ORD to SFO Route Map

Chicago to San Francisco Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from O'Hare Intl. to San Francisco Intl..

Distance:
1,841.63 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from ORD to SFO

Airline Carrier

Alaska Airlines, Inc.
American Airlines
Continental Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways
US Airways
Virgin America

Aircraft

Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 757-200 pax
Boeing 767-300 pax
Boeing 777 all pax models
Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 757-200 pax
Boeing 767-300 pax
Boeing 777 all pax models
Airbus A320-100/200

ORD - O'Hare Intl. Airlines

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SFO - San Francisco Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Chicago to San Francisco (ORD to SFO)

  • The newest aircraft servicing ORD to SFO in 2009 was Continental Airlines' B737-8 from Boeing. The B737-8 started flying in 1998.
  • The shortest flight between ORD and SFO takes about 243 minutes.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from ORD to SFO for UNITED is the B737-5 built by Boeing with 110 seats.
  • Flight #345, operated by UNITED, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 11 minutes average delay between flights from Chicago to San Francisco.
  • UNITED, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Air Canada offer flights from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Chicago to San Francisco in 2009 was 86.5%.
  • There were 822,795 passengers that flew from Chicago to San Francisco in 2009.
  • UNITED, American Airlines operate the shortest flights from Chicago to San Francisco.
  • 929,999 seats were available on flights from ORD to SFO in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 822,795 passengers flew on all flights from ORD to SFO that year.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA in 2009 was Air Canada's A320-1/2 from Airbus Industrie which started flying in 1990.
  • The shortest flight distance between Chicago and San Francisco is 1846 miles.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Chicago and San Francisco from UNITED is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 358 seats.
  • In 2009, there were 4 airline companies operating between Chicago and San Francisco.
  • UNITED operated flights from ORD to SFO using 8 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • UNITED offers the shortest flight times from Chicago to San Francisco.
  • The average flight time from Chicago, IL to San Francisco, CA takes about 244 minutes.
  • UNITED carried a total of 583,007 passengers from ORD to SFO in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)