The cheapest times to fly from ORF to BHM are
- April 30th to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
- August 13th to September 30th
- October 15th to November 18th (except the week of October 29th)
- December 3rd to February 25th (except the week of December 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 ORF to BHM is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $499 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $255 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Birmingham
Flying from Norfolk, VA (ORF) to Birmingham, AL (BHM) will usually cost between $257 to $385 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 $276. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $371. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $95 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $292 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORF to BHM flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORF to BHM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORF to BHM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Norfolk. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $79 (23%) 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 $270. Return trip prices are from the BHM to ORF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ORF to BHM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 8 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 ORF to BHM while comparing.
- 74 miles (119 km) away from BHM
- Usually 2.40% less expensive than BHM
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORF to BHM? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to Norfolk International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 638 miles or 1027 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORF to BHM?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORF to BHM flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.
How many flights go between Norfolk, VA and Birmingham, AL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from ORF to BHM.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Norfolk International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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