The cheapest times to fly from BFL to ORD are
- April 16th to April 29th
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)
- December 24th to February 25th
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 BFL to ORD is early December. Prices can be as high as $943 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $379 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Bakersfield, CA (BFL) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $382 to $655 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $382. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $632. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $251 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $384 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BFL to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BFL to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BFL to ORD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bakersfield. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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. 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 $98 (20%) 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 $393. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BFL 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 BFL 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 4 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BFL to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Meadows Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1728 miles or 2781 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BFL to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BFL to ORD flight is about 4 hour 6 minutes.
How many flights go between Bakersfield, CA and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from BFL to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Meadows Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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