The cheapest times to fly from ORD to JAX are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 24th, and February 12th)
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 JAX is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $740 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $97 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to Jacksonville
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Jacksonville, FL (JAX) will usually cost between $132 to $456 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $114. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $420. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $307 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $255 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to JAX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to JAX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to JAX 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 $0.18, 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 $92 (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 $217. Return trip prices are from the JAX 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 JAX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 32 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ORD to JAX while comparing.
- 144 miles (232 km) away from JAX
- Usually 3.14% less expensive than JAX
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to JAX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Jacksonville International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 865 miles or 1392 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to JAX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to JAX flight is about 2 hour 32 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Jacksonville, FL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from ORD to JAX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Jacksonville International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from ORD to JAX tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JAX heading for ORD about 20 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Jacksonville, FL is about 16 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 4 minutes early
- United: 3 minutes early
- Envoy: 24 minutes late
- Republic: 21 minutes late
- Spirit: 1 minutes late
- Frontier: 12 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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