The cheapest times to fly from AQJ to ORD are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 AQJ to ORD is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1390 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $735 for Sunday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Aqaba (AQJ) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $814 to $1292 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $874. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1354. 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 $968 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AQJ to ORD flight.

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

AQJ to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AQJ to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Aqaba. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into AQJ. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $114 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $982. Return trip prices are from the ORD to AQJ 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 AQJ 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 12 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AQJ to ORD

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 AQJ to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (AQJ > IST > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $909
  • Average savings: $59 (6.1%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6300 miles or 10139 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AQJ to ORD flight is about 12 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Aqaba and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from AQJ to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AQJ
Origination airport name King Hussein International Airport
City Aqaba
Country Jordan
Latitude 29.6
Longitude 35

Return Airport

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


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