The cheapest times to fly from BOM to ORD are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • April 30th to June 17th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the weeks of September 24th, October 1st, and October 29th)

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 BOM to ORD is late January. Prices can be as high as $1532 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $830 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Mumbai (BOM) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $872 to $1248 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $887. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1341. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $454 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $976 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOM to ORD flight.

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

BOM to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOM to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Mumbai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Mumbai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (10%) 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 $967. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BOM 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 BOM 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 15 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, ANA, Austrian, Azul, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, COPA, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gol, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, LATAM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8041 miles or 12941 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOM to ORD flight is about 15 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Mumbai and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from BOM to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBOM
Origination airport nameChhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeORD
Destination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States


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