Denver to Chicago O'Hare

Flying between O'Hare International Airport to Denver International is very convenient as there are 21 airliners offering direct flights including Trans States Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Royal Jordanian, Cathay Pacific, Volaris, Turkish Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, LOT, Iberia, Copa Airlines, British Airways, Swiss, Gulf Air, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa, American Airlines, SAS, Aer Lingus, Air Canada and United Airlines. The flight time is approximately 2 hours 29 minutes.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. The cheapest flights available will generally be mid week or late in the evening, so if you are on a budget then these are the flight times you should consider. Alternatively, you could book well in advance and you flight could be up to 50% cheaper, especially with budget airliners. If it is possible, you should book your flights 2 or more months in advance as ticket prices will be substantially lower.

When arriving at O'Hare International Airport don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

Below you will see all the airlines that fly from Denver International (DEN) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and the number of flights they operate each day.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
United Airlines109111111101100:0223:00
Air Canada108101010101000:0222:28
Aer Lingus366666606:4515:40
American Airlines434443407:0017:22
Gulf Air222222214:2017:22
Austrian Airlines222222209:3611:10
Copa Airlines122222206:4508:00
British Airways222221212:2814:20
Turkish Airlines111111115:4015:54
Spirit Airlines111111113:5013:55
Frontier Airlines111111120:1121:25
Royal Jordanian111011112:2812:29
Cathay Pacific101111107:0007:00
Brussels Airlines001111113:2513:25
Trans States Airlines000000116:3016:30

United Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 00:02 and 23:00.

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Flight times for United Airlines are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

DayFlying Time
Monday00:02, 01:45, 08:00, 09:44, 11:10, 13:28, 15:54, 17:30, 19:00 and 20:41
Tuesday00:05, 06:45, 08:00, 09:44, 11:10, 13:28, 15:40, 17:30 and 20:41
Wednesday06:45, 08:00, 09:44, 11:10, 13:25, 15:40, 17:15, 19:00, 20:34, 22:28 and 23:00
Thursday01:45, 02:13, 06:45, 08:00, 09:44, 11:10, 13:25, 15:40, 17:15, 19:00 and 20:34
Friday01:53, 06:45, 08:00, 09:44, 11:10, 13:25, 15:40, 17:15, 19:00 and 20:34
Saturday01:45, 06:45, 08:00, 09:44, 11:10, 13:25, 15:40, 17:15, 19:00 and 20:34
Sunday01:45, 06:45, 08:00, 09:36, 11:10, 13:25, 15:40, 16:30, 17:15, 19:00 and 20:41

Other routes are also possible. Flying from a different airport may offer more convenient flight times, so below we have we have put a list of other routes that may well be suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Denver to Moline01,206 km (749 miles)2 hours 14 minutes
Denver to Madison Dane County Regional01,326 km (824 miles)2 hours 22 minutes
Denver to Appleton01,418 km (881 miles)2 hours 29 minutes
Denver to Chicago Midway01,437 km (893 miles)2 hours 30 minutes
Denver to Milwaukee General Mitchell01,438 km (893 miles)2 hours 30 minutes
Denver to Grand Rapids Gerald R Ford01,629 km (1,012 miles)2 hours 44 minutes

If you are planning to hire a car from O'Hare International Airport airport then don’t wait until you arrive. The prices are typically 20% to 30% higher and the availability of vehicles are much lower. You can check out the solutions we have for car hire on our car hire pages which can save you £££’s.