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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BHE are

  • January 29th to June 24th (except the week of March 26th)
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 BHE is late May. Prices can be as high as $3509 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $979 for Tuesday flights around late May.

 

When to Fly to Blenheim

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Blenheim (BHE) will usually cost between $1094 to $2631 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $1118. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3036. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1918 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1710 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BHE flight.

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

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ORD to BHE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to BHE 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 $0.13, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BHE, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. 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 $172 (9%) 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 $1675. Return trip prices are from the BHE to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORD to BHE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 6 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 BHE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Wellington International Airport (WLG) in Wellington

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from BHE
  • Usually 15.53% less expensive than BHE
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to WLG flights

 

Flight Hacking ORD to BHE

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 BHE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (ORD > AKL > BHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1323
  • Average savings: $388 (22.66%)

See ORD to AKL flights

Hack #2: Honolulu, HI (ORD > HNL > BHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1492
  • Average savings: $219 (12.78%)

See ORD to HNL flights

Hack #3: Christchurch (ORD > CHC > BHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1498
  • Average savings: $213 (12.43%)

See ORD to CHC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8395 miles or 13510 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BHE flight is about 16 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Blenheim?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ORD to BHE.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States
Latitude42
Longitude-87.9

Return Airport

Destination codeBHE
Destination airport nameWoodbourne Airport
CityBlenheim
CountryNew Zealand
Latitude-41.5
Longitude173.9

 

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