The cheapest times to fly from ORD to SUF are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • May 28th to July 22nd
  • October 22nd 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 SUF is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2189 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $801 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Lamezia Terme

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) will usually cost between $826 to $1437 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 $830. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1528. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $698 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1106 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to SUF flight.

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

ORD to SUF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to SUF flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Lamezia Terme, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $142 (12%) 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 $1062. Return trip prices are from the SUF 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 SUF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 10 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 SUF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) in Catania

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from SUF
  • Usually 13.74% less expensive than SUF
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to CTA flights


Flight Hacking ORD to SUF

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 SUF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (ORD > MXP > SUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $807
  • Average savings: $299 (27.03%)

See ORD to MXP flights

Hack #2: Brussels (ORD > BRU > SUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $811
  • Average savings: $295 (26.67%)

See ORD to BRU flights

Hack #3: Rome (ORD > FCO > SUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $818
  • Average savings: $288 (26.04%)

See ORD to FCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5100 miles or 8208 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to SUF flight is about 10 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Lamezia Terme?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ORD to SUF.


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 SUF
Destination airport name Lamezia Terme Airport
City Lamezia Terme
Country Italy
Latitude 38.9
Longitude 16.2


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