The cheapest times to fly from ORD to USH are

  • March 5th to July 8th (except the week of June 25th)
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st, November 5th, and 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 USH is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2543 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1053 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Ushuaia

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Ushuaia (USH) will usually cost between $1093 to $2047 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1096. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2202. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1106 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1396 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to USH flight.

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

ORD to USH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to USH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than 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 Ushuaia, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $237 (14%) 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 $1349. Return trip prices are from the USH 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 USH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to USH

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 USH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (ORD > MIA > USH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1184
  • Average savings: $213 (15.22%)

See ORD to MIA flights

Hack #2: Buenos Aires (ORD > AEP > USH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1194
  • Average savings: $202 (14.47%)

See ORD to AEP flights

Hack #3: Ezeiza (ORD > EZE > USH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1243
  • Average savings: $153 (10.96%)

See ORD to EZE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6784 miles or 10918 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to USH flight is about 13 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Ushuaia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ORD to USH.


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 USH
Destination airport name Islas Malvinas Airport
City Ushuaia
Country Argentina
Latitude -54.8
Longitude -68.3


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