The cheapest times to fly from BHB to ORD are
- July 30th to August 26th
- September 24th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
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 BHB to ORD is early December. Prices can be as high as $967 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $301 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Bar Harbor, ME (BHB) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $355 to $854 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 $356. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $833. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $477 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $549 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHB to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BHB to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BHB to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bar Harbor. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $99 (16%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $525. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BHB 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 BHB 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 2 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking BHB 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 BHB to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $484
- Average savings: $65 (11.85%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BHB to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 996 miles or 1603 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BHB to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHB to ORD flight is about 2 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Bar Harbor, ME and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from BHB to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport|
|City||Bar Harbor, ME|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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