The cheapest times to fly from BRC to ORD are

  • January 22nd to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 9th to June 24th
  • October 15th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 5th)

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 BRC to ORD is early August. Prices can be as high as $3574 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1115 for Tuesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from San Carlos de Bariloche (BRC) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1115 to $2056 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $1115. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2403. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1374 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRC to ORD flight.

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

BRC to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BRC to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San Carlos de Bariloche. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into BRC. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to San Carlos de Bariloche. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $201 (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 $1308. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BRC 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 BRC to ORD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BRC 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 BRC to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (BRC > MIA > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $992
  • Average savings: $383 (27.84%)

See BRC to EZE flights

Hack #2: Ezeiza (BRC > EZE > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1228
  • Average savings: $147 (10.66%)

See BRC to MIA flights

Hack #3: Buenos Aires (BRC > AEP > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1278
  • Average savings: $97 (7.02%)

See BRC to AEP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to San Carlos de Bariloche Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5837 miles or 9394 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRC to ORD flight is about 11 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between San Carlos de Bariloche and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BRC to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BRC
Origination airport name San Carlos de Bariloche Airport
City San Carlos de Bariloche
Country Argentina
Latitude -41.2
Longitude -71.2

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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