The cheapest times to fly from ORD to NQY are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the weeks of January 22nd and January 29th)
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • September 3rd to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 NQY is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $5473 for Wednesday flights during mid March, or as low as $677 for Thursday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Newquay

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Newquay (NQY) will usually cost between $745 to $1199 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $712. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $1488. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $776 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $884 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to NQY flight.

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

ORD to NQY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to NQY 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 $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $141 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $882. Return trip prices are from the NQY 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 NQY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 49 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 NQY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bristol Airport (BRS) in Bristol

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from NQY
  • Usually 34.52% less expensive than NQY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to BRS flights

Destination alternative #2: Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Cardiff

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from NQY
  • Usually 33.22% less expensive than NQY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to CWL flights


Flight Hacking ORD to NQY

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 NQY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (ORD > LHR > NQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $606
  • Average savings: $278 (31.41%)

See ORD to LHR flights

Hack #2: Dublin (ORD > DUB > NQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $671
  • Average savings: $213 (24.11%)

See ORD to DUB flights

Hack #3: Manchester (ORD > MAN > NQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $770
  • Average savings: $114 (12.9%)

See ORD to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, SAS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3797 miles or 6111 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to NQY flight is about 7 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Newquay?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ORD to NQY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeNQY
Destination airport nameNewquay Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom


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