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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to VAR are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to May 6th (except the week of April 9th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of September 17th)

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 VAR is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2512 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $634 for Wednesday flights around mid November.

 

When to Fly to Varna

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Varna (VAR) will usually cost between $656 to $1220 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $667. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1686. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1019 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $769 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to VAR flight.

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

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ORD to VAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to VAR 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 $0.09, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VAR, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Fridays 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 $73 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $812. Return trip prices are from the VAR to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORD to VAR 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 34 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 VAR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Henri Coanda Airport (OTP) in Bucharest

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from VAR
  • Usually 9.82% less expensive than VAR
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to OTP flights

 

Flight Hacking ORD to VAR

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 VAR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (ORD > CPH > VAR)

  • Price for both tickets: $709
  • Average savings: $61 (7.87%)

See ORD to CPH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Luxair, S7, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5327 miles or 8573 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to VAR flight is about 10 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Varna?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from ORD to VAR.

 

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 VAR
Destination airport name Varna Airport
City Varna
Country Bulgaria
Latitude 43.2
Longitude 27.8

 

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