The cheapest times to fly from MVD to ORD are

  • January 22nd to June 3rd (except the weeks of February 12th, February 19th, February 26th, March 26th, April 2nd, and May 7th)
  • July 30th to September 9th
  • September 24th to November 25th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 12th)

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 MVD to ORD is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $2618 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1144 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Montevideo (MVD) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1198 to $1731 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $1167. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2048. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $881 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1257 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MVD to ORD flight.

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

MVD to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MVD to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montevideo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $116 (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 $1270. Return trip prices are from the ORD to MVD 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 MVD 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 11 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Santiago (MVD > SCL > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $445 (35.4%)

See MVD to LIM flights

Hack #2: Lima (MVD > LIM > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $845
  • Average savings: $413 (32.82%)

See MVD to SCL flights

Hack #3: Asuncion (MVD > ASU > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $997
  • Average savings: $260 (20.68%)

See MVD to ASU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5677 miles or 9136 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MVD to ORD flight is about 11 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Montevideo and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from MVD to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MVD
Origination airport name Carrasco International Airport
City Montevideo
Country Uruguay
Latitude -34.8
Longitude -56

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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