The cheapest times to fly from BRS to ORD are

  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • October 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 17th)

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 BRS to ORD is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1179 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $472 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Bristol (BRS) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $472 to $1004 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $472. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1068. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $596 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $617 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRS to ORD flight.

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

BRS to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BRS to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bristol. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Saturdays 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 $59 (8%) 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 $602. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BRS 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 BRS 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 7 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Inverness (BRS > INV > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $522
  • Average savings: $96 (15.48%)

See BRS to DUB flights

Hack #2: Dublin (BRS > DUB > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $526
  • Average savings: $92 (14.83%)

See BRS to INV flights

Hack #3: Barcelona (BRS > BCN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $577
  • Average savings: $41 (6.56%)

See BRS to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3857 miles or 6207 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRS to ORD flight is about 7 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Bristol 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 BRS to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BRS
Origination airport name Bristol Airport
City Bristol
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.4
Longitude -2.7

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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