The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BRO are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 16th to April 29th
- May 14th to July 22nd (except the week of July 2nd)
- October 8th 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 BRO is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $691 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $294 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.
When to Fly to Brownsville
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Brownsville, TX (BRO) will usually cost between $314 to $502 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $347. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $505. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $159 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $386 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BRO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to BRO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to BRO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $82 (19%) 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 $344. Return trip prices are from the BRO to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ORD to BRO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 12 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 BRO while comparing.
- 26 miles (42 km) away from BRO
- Usually 4.27% less expensive than BRO
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to BRO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1235 miles or 1988 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to BRO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BRO flight is about 3 hour 12 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Brownsville, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from ORD to BRO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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