The cheapest times to fly from BDS to ORD are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 2nd to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of 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 BDS to ORD is late January. Prices can be as high as $2452 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $470 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Brindisi (BDS) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $537 to $1012 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 $555. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1182. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $628 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $681 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BDS to ORD flight.

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

BDS to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BDS to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Brindisi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Brindisi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $173 (15%) 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 $656. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BDS 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 BDS to ORD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BDS to ORD

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 BDS to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (BDS > LHR > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $587
  • Average savings: $94 (13.8%)

See BDS to BCN flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (BDS > BCN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $588
  • Average savings: $94 (13.73%)

See BDS to LHR flights

Hack #3: Milan (BDS > LIN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $69 (10.13%)

See BDS to LIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5087 miles or 8187 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BDS to ORD flight is about 10 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Brindisi and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from BDS to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BDS
Origination airport name Brindisi Airport
City Brindisi
Country Italy
Latitude 40.7
Longitude 17.9

Return Airport

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


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