The cheapest times to fly from CHO to ORD are
- January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
- April 9th to May 6th
- August 13th to September 30th
- November 5th to November 18th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CHO to ORD is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $522 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $199 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Charlottesville, VA (CHO) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $199 to $291 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $202. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $384. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $182 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $211 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHO to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CHO to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CHO to ORD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Charlottesville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CHO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $44 (17%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $208. Return trip prices are from the ORD to CHO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CHO to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 60 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CHO to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Charlottesville Albemarle Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 565 miles or 909 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CHO to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHO to ORD flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.
How many flights go between Charlottesville, VA and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from CHO to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Charlottesville Albemarle Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from CHO to ORD tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 38% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 30% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ORD heading for CHO about 35 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Chicago, IL is about 34 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 35 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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