The cheapest times to fly from ORD to CUC are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • 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 CUC is early November. Prices can be as high as $2483 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $557 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to CĂșcuta

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Cucuta (CUC) will usually cost between $810 to $1681 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $755. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1996. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1241 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $987 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to CUC flight.

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

ORD to CUC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to CUC flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to CĂșcuta, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $158 (14%) 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 $953. Return trip prices are from the CUC 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 CUC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 32 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 CUC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Palonegro Airport (BGA) in Bucaramanga

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from CUC
  • Usually 11.50% less expensive than CUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to BGA flights


Flight Hacking ORD to CUC

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 CUC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Medellin (ORD > MDE > CUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $376 (38.04%)

See ORD to MDE flights

Hack #2: Bogota (ORD > BOG > CUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $642
  • Average savings: $346 (35.01%)

See ORD to BOG flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (ORD > FLL > CUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $740
  • Average savings: $247 (25.03%)

See ORD to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, COPA, InterJet, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2533 miles or 4076 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to CUC flight is about 5 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Cucuta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from ORD to CUC.


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 CUC
Destination airport name Camilo Daza Airport
City Cucuta
Country Colombia
Latitude 7.9
Longitude -72.5


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