The cheapest times to fly from COS to ORD are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 2nd to May 6th (except the week of April 9th)
- August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)
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 COS to ORD is early December. Prices can be as high as $763 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $276 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Colorado Springs, CO (COS) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $281 to $517 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 $288. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $495. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $207 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $339 can be considered a good price for a round-trip COS to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the COS to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the COS to ORD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Colorado Springs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is 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 $117 (27%) 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 $311. Return trip prices are from the ORD to COS 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 COS to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from COS to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 909 miles or 1463 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from COS to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop COS to ORD flight is about 2 hour 37 minutes.
How many flights go between Colorado Springs, CO and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from COS to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport|
|City||Colorado Springs, CO|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from COS to ORD tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 39% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 41% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ORD heading for COS about 26 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Chicago, IL is about 22 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 26 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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