The cheapest times to fly from ORD to KWI are

  • January 15th to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 27th
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

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 KWI is early November. Prices can be as high as $1299 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $607 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Kuwait City

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Kuwait (KWI) will usually cost between $611 to $1020 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $624. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1104. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $480 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $656 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to KWI flight.

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

ORD to KWI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to KWI 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 $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KWI, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kuwait City, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $81 (8%) 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 $670. Return trip prices are from the KWI 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 KWI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, atlasglobal, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Kuwait Airways, LOT, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6770 miles or 10895 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to KWI flight is about 13 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Kuwait?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from ORD to KWI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeKWI
Destination airport nameKuwait International Airport


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