The cheapest times to fly from ORD to CBB are

  • January 1st to May 6th
  • August 20th to November 11th
  • November 26th 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 ORD to CBB is late September. Prices can be as high as $5291 for Friday flights during mid July, or as low as $754 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Cochabamba

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Cochabamba (CBB) will usually cost between $756 to $1943 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $867. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $3594. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2727 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1531 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to CBB flight.

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

ORD to CBB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to CBB 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 $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CBB, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Cochabamba, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $680 (30%) 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 $1368. Return trip prices are from the CBB 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 CBB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 47 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 CBB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Alto International Airport (LPB) in La Paz

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from CBB
  • Usually 40.63% less expensive than CBB
  • 2-layover flights available

See ORD to LPB flights


Flight Hacking ORD to CBB

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 CBB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (ORD > MIA > CBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $749
  • Average savings: $782 (51.08%)

See ORD to MIA flights

Hack #2: La Paz (ORD > LPB > CBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $979
  • Average savings: $553 (36.09%)

See ORD to LPB flights

Hack #3: Houston, TX (ORD > IAH > CBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $981
  • Average savings: $550 (35.92%)

See ORD to IAH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, BoA, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4331 miles or 6970 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to CBB flight is about 8 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Cochabamba?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ORD to CBB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ORD
Origination airport name Chicago O’Hare International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 42
Longitude -87.9

Return Airport

Destination code CBB
Destination airport name Jorge Wilstermann International Airport
City Cochabamba
Country Bolivia
Latitude -17.4
Longitude -66.2


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