The cheapest times to fly from ORD to KIX are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • August 27th to October 7th
  • November 5th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 ORD to KIX is late September. Prices can be as high as $1336 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $712 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Osaka

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Osaka (KIX) will usually cost between $751 to $1152 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $786. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1130. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $344 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $886 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to KIX flight.

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

ORD to KIX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to KIX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KIX, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Osaka, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $162 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $857. Return trip prices are from the KIX to ORD 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 ORD to KIX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, SWISS, THAI, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6491 miles or 10446 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to KIX flight is about 12 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Osaka?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from ORD to KIX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ORD
Origination airport name Chicago O’Hare International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 42
Longitude -87.9

Return Airport

Destination code KIX
Destination airport name Kansai International Airport
City Osaka
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 135.2


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