The cheapest times to fly from SHD to ORD are
- January 1st to July 15th (except the week of April 23rd)
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 SHD to ORD is early February. Prices can be as high as $470 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $212 for Tuesday flights around early February.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Staunton, VA (SHD) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $212 to $328 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $212. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $282. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $70 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $218 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SHD to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SHD to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SHD to ORD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Staunton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SHD. Saturdays 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 $84 (28%) 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 $213. Return trip prices are from the ORD to SHD 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 SHD to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 57 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SHD to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 540 miles or 869 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SHD to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SHD to ORD flight is about 1 hour 57 minutes.
How many flights go between Staunton, VA and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from SHD to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from SHD to ORD tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 33% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ORD heading for SHD about 26 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Chicago, IL is about 24 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 26 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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