The cheapest times to fly from ORD to MDE are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 18th
  • May 7th to June 17th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of 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 MDE is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $1171 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $376 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Medellin

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Medellin (MDE) will usually cost between $404 to $756 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $418. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1040. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $622 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $492 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to MDE flight.

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

ORD to MDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to MDE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $76 (13%) 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 $494. Return trip prices are from the MDE 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 MDE 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 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, InterJet, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Maria Cordova Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2590 miles or 4168 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to MDE flight is about 5 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Medellin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from ORD to MDE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMDE
Destination airport nameJose Maria Cordova Airport


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