The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BCD are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)

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 ORD to BCD is early December. Prices can be as high as $4647 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1200 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Bacolod

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Bacolod (BCD) will usually cost between $1283 to $2289 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 $1288. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3596. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2308 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1536 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BCD flight.

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

ORD to BCD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to BCD flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BCD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Bacolod, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $342 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1578. Return trip prices are from the BCD to ORD 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 ORD to BCD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ORD to BCD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mactan-Cebu International Airport (CEB) in Lapu-Lapu City

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from BCD
  • Usually 42.23% less expensive than BCD
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to CEB flights


Flight Hacking ORD to BCD

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 ORD to BCD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manila (ORD > MNL > BCD)

  • Price for both tickets: $907
  • Average savings: $629 (40.96%)

See ORD to MNL flights

Hack #2: Lapu-Lapu City (ORD > CEB > BCD)

  • Price for both tickets: $936
  • Average savings: $600 (39.04%)

See ORD to CEB flights

Hack #3: Luzon Island (ORD > CRK > BCD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1092
  • Average savings: $444 (28.92%)

See ORD to CRK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Delta, Etihad, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8296 miles or 13351 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BCD flight is about 15 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Bacolod?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from ORD to BCD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeBCD
Destination airport nameBacolod Airport
Countrythe Philippines


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