The cheapest times to fly from EXT to ORD are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 12th)
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th, October 22nd, and November 26th)

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 EXT to ORD is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $2520 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $520 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Exeter (EXT) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $520 to $1788 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $526. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1579. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1053 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $773 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EXT to ORD flight.

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

EXT to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EXT to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Exeter. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Fridays 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 $915 (48%) 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 $721. Return trip prices are from the ORD to EXT 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 EXT 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 EXT 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 EXT to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (EXT > DUB > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $566
  • Average savings: $208 (26.84%)

See EXT to MAN flights

Hack #2: Manchester (EXT > MAN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $595
  • Average savings: $179 (23.09%)

See EXT to DUB flights

Hack #3: London (EXT > LCY > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $602
  • Average savings: $172 (22.19%)

See EXT to LCY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Flybe, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3850 miles or 6196 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Exeter and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from EXT to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EXT
Origination airport name Exeter Airport
City Exeter
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 50.7
Longitude -3.4

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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