The cheapest times to fly from ORD to TRV are

  • January 15th to April 8th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • September 10th to October 14th

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 TRV is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1731 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $858 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Thiruvananthapuram

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Trivandrum (TRV) will usually cost between $877 to $1367 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $910. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1488. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $578 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $988 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to TRV flight.

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

ORD to TRV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to TRV flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Thiruvananthapuram, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (9%) 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 $979. Return trip prices are from the TRV 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 TRV can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ORD to TRV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cochin International Airport (COK) in Kochi

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from TRV
  • Usually 4.91% less expensive than TRV
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to COK flights


Flight Hacking ORD to TRV

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ORD to TRV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mumbai (ORD > BOM > TRV)

  • Price for both tickets: $885
  • Average savings: $103 (10.43%)

See ORD to BOM flights

Hack #2: Bangalore (ORD > BLR > TRV)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $14 (1.42%)

See ORD to BLR flights

Hack #3: Kuwait (ORD > KWI > TRV)

  • Price for both tickets: $981
  • Average savings: $7 (0.71%)

See ORD to KWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, Asiana, Austrian, Avianca, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar Airways, SriLankan, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8819 miles or 14193 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to TRV flight is about 16 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Trivandrum?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from ORD to TRV.


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 TRV
Destination airport name Thiruvananthapuram International Airport
City Trivandrum
Country India
Latitude 8.5
Longitude 76.9


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