The cheapest times to fly from PDP to ORD are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • April 9th to May 27th
  • July 30th to August 12th
  • November 5th 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 PDP to ORD is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $4933 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1257 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Maldonado (PDP) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1331 to $2865 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $1331. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $3397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2066 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1721 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PDP to ORD flight.

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

PDP to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PDP to ORD flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Punta del Este. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $600 (25%) 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 $1660. Return trip prices are from the ORD to PDP 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 PDP to ORD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 14 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PDP to ORD

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 PDP to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1252
  • Average savings: $469 (27.25%)

See PDP to AEP flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1449
  • Average savings: $273 (15.83%)

See PDP to MIA flights

Hack #3: Sao Paulo (PDP > GRU > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1542
  • Average savings: $179 (10.4%)

See PDP to GRU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Capitan Corbeta C. A. Curbelo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5699 miles or 9172 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PDP to ORD flight is about 11 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Maldonado and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from PDP to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PDP
Origination airport name Capitan Corbeta C. A. Curbelo International Airport
City Maldonado
Country Uruguay
Latitude -34.9
Longitude -55.1

Return Airport

Destination code ORD
Destination airport name Chicago O’Hare International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 42
Longitude -87.9


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