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Cheapest Flights from Ottawa to Chicago (YOW to ORD)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Ottawa to Chicago (YOW to ORD)

Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get from YOW to ORD as quickly as possible?
Answer : United Airlines can get you there in two hours and 23 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Ottawa at 4:38 PM EDT, you would arrive in Chicago at 6:01 PM CDT (remember, there is a time change of one hour).

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : Mar 29th has seen bookings (as of Mar 20th) as cheap as $346. That comes in 7% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight fares means you'll have more money in your hand for the trip.

Question : What price range should you expect when booking from Ottawa (YOW) to Chicago (ORD)?
Answer : Ranging from $334 to $398, prices for YOW to ORD fluctuate a lot less than most routes from Canada. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.

Question : Who's offering the cheapest round-trip flight to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) over the coming months?
Answer : WestJet is your best bet for finding that coveted low fare. They're offering fares as low as $334, while prices for other flights are as high as $398.

Question : Is there a preferred airline for getting to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) on time?
Answer : The current leader is Shuttle America with an 81% on-time rate. Stick to Shuttle America and you won't spend more time in airports than you have to. Note that if they do have a delay, it usually lasts about 21 minutes.

Question : How many days should you spend in Chicago?
Answer : The average time spent in Chicago by passengers from Ottawa is about one week.

Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Chicago?
Answer : The best day to fly on a budget this month is Friday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : Republic Airlines is late on 32% of flights from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) at the moment. If you’re on Republic Airlines, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.

Question : How often are flights late from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD)?
Answer : Flights from YOW to ORD are on-time 76% of the time, ranking in the 54th percentile worldwide. When there is a delay, it averages 37 minutes.

Question : Is this route your best bet for getting to Chicago with minimal delays?
Answer : YOW to ORD currently scores 3 out of a possible 5 stars in promptness. This score combines both the number of delayed flights and total delay minutes. With 3 stars, you should feel slightly worried about getting to Chicago on time.

Question : If you’re booking YOW to ORD, how many different choices of departure times do you have?
Answer : The number of flight times varies by day, but on average, YOW to ORD sees three different options. That is lower than the national average of four.

Question : How long will the flight typically be from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD)?
Answer : On average, the flight time from YOW to ORD is two hours and 27 minutes.