The cheapest times to fly from MDW to BRI are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • October 1st to December 16th

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 MDW to BRI is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2035 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $798 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Bari

Flying from Chicago, IL (MDW) to Bari (BRI) will usually cost between $828 to $1414 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $839. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1535. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $695 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1175 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDW to BRI flight.

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

MDW to BRI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDW to BRI flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Chicago. 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 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 $199 (16%) 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 $1066. Return trip prices are from the BRI to MDW 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 MDW to BRI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MDW to BRI

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 MDW to BRI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (MDW > BCN > BRI)

  • Price for both tickets: $591
  • Average savings: $584 (49.72%)

See MDW to BCN flights

Hack #2: Madrid (MDW > MAD > BRI)

  • Price for both tickets: $790
  • Average savings: $385 (32.78%)

See MDW to MAD flights

Hack #3: Dublin (MDW > DUB > BRI)

  • Price for both tickets: $807
  • Average savings: $368 (31.29%)

See MDW to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MDW to BRI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, Delta, KLM, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bari Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5021 miles or 8080 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MDW to BRI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDW to BRI flight is about 10 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Bari?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 35 available flights from MDW to BRI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMDW
Origination airport nameChicago Midway International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeBRI
Destination airport nameBari Airport


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