The cheapest times to fly from VLC to ORD are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 15th to December 16th

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 VLC to ORD is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1484 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $322 for Monday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Valencia (VLC) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $367 to $1257 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $381. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1265. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $885 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $608 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VLC to ORD flight.

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

VLC to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VLC to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Valencia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into VLC. 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 $114 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $646. Return trip prices are from the ORD to VLC 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 VLC to ORD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking VLC 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 VLC to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (VLC > BCN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $502
  • Average savings: $106 (17.43%)

See VLC to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (VLC > LHR > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $554
  • Average savings: $54 (8.88%)

See VLC to BCN flights

Hack #3: Madrid (VLC > MAD > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $558
  • Average savings: $50 (8.22%)

See VLC to MAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4365 miles or 7025 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VLC to ORD flight is about 8 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Valencia and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from VLC to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VLC
Origination airport name Valencia Airport
City Valencia
Country Spain
Latitude 39.5
Longitude -0.5

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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