The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BOG are

  • January 15th to March 18th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 ORD to BOG is early June. Prices can be as high as $1180 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $437 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Bogotá

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Bogota (BOG) will usually cost between $466 to $836 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $466. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1022. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $556 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $553 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BOG flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to BOG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ORD to BOG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to BOG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Bogotá, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $56 (9%) 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 $562. Return trip prices are from the BOG to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORD to BOG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ORD to BOG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jose Maria Cordova Airport (MDE) in Medellin

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from BOG
  • Usually 11.04% less expensive than BOG
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to MDE flights


Flight Hacking ORD to BOG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ORD to BOG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cartagena (ORD > CTG > BOG)

  • Price for both tickets: $517
  • Average savings: $36 (6.52%)

See ORD to CTG flights

Hack #2: Medellin (ORD > MDE > BOG)

  • Price for both tickets: $538
  • Average savings: $15 (2.62%)

See ORD to MDE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ORD to BOG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from El Dorado International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2711 miles or 4363 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ORD to BOG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BOG flight is about 5 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Bogota?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from ORD to BOG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ORD
Origination airport name Chicago O’Hare International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 42
Longitude -87.9

Return Airport

Destination code BOG
Destination airport name El Dorado International Airport
City Bogota
Country Colombia
Latitude 4.7
Longitude -74.1


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