The cheapest times to fly from AVP to ORD are
- April 9th to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
- August 13th to February 25th (except the weeks of October 1st, October 8th, November 19th, and November 26th)
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 AVP to ORD is late January. Prices can be as high as $722 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $225 for Saturday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $225 to $374 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $246. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $429. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $183 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $272 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AVP to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AVP to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the AVP to ORD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Wilkes-Barre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AVP. Fridays 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 $46 (14%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $271. Return trip prices are from the ORD to AVP 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 AVP to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from AVP 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 Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 630 miles or 1014 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from AVP to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop AVP to ORD flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.
How many flights go between Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 48 available flights from AVP to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from AVP to ORD tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 22% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 45% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ORD heading for AVP about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Chicago, IL is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Envoy: 12 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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