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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to GIB are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • September 10th to October 14th
  • October 29th 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 GIB is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1833 for Friday flights during early April, or as low as $538 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Gibraltar

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Gibraltar (GIB) will usually cost between $544 to $1448 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $570. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $1469. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $898 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $823 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to GIB flight.

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

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ORD to GIB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to GIB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GIB, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Gibraltar, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $220 (10%) 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 $798. Return trip prices are from the GIB to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORD to GIB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 40 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 GIB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Seville Airport (SVQ) in Seville

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 33.11% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to SVQ flights

Destination alternative #2: Malaga Airport (AGP) in Malaga

  • 60 miles (97 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 32.26% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to AGP flights

Destination alternative #3: Jerez Airport (XRY) in Jerez de la Frontera

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 17.44% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to XRY flights

Destination alternative #4: Granada Airport (GRX) in Granada

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from GIB
  • Usually 16.22% less expensive than GIB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to GRX flights

 

Flight Hacking ORD to GIB

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 GIB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (ORD > LGW > GIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $615
  • Average savings: $209 (25.33%)

See ORD to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (ORD > LHR > GIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $688
  • Average savings: $135 (16.4%)

See ORD to LHR flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4270 miles or 6872 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to GIB flight is about 8 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Gibraltar?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from ORD to GIB.

 

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 codeGIB
Destination airport nameGibraltar Airport
CityGibraltar
CountryGibraltar
Latitude36.2
Longitude-5.3

 

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