The cheapest times to fly from ORD to PXM are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 PXM is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1673 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $421 for Monday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Puerto Escondido

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Puerto Escondido (PXM) will usually cost between $460 to $1213 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $533. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1428. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $895 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $731 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to PXM flight.

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

ORD to PXM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to PXM 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 $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PXM, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays 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 $137 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $672. Return trip prices are from the PXM 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 PXM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 22 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 PXM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xoxocotlan International Airport (OAX) in Oaxaca

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from PXM
  • Usually 42.20% less expensive than PXM
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to OAX flights

Destination alternative #2: Bahias de Huatulco International Airport (HUX) in Santa Cruz/Huatulco

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from PXM
  • Usually 38.78% less expensive than PXM
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to HUX flights


Flight Hacking ORD to PXM

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 PXM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (ORD > MEX > PXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $426
  • Average savings: $305 (41.72%)

See ORD to MEX flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (ORD > GDL > PXM)

  • Price for both tickets: $469
  • Average savings: $263 (35.91%)

See ORD to GDL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, American, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1884 miles or 3032 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to PXM flight is about 4 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Puerto Escondido?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from ORD to PXM.


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 PXM
Destination airport name Puerto Escondido International Airport
City Puerto Escondido
Country Mexico
Latitude 15.9
Longitude -97.1


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