The cheapest times to fly from BSR to ORD are

  • January 22nd to May 13th (except the week of March 12th)
  • October 8th to December 2nd (except the week of October 22nd)

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 BSR to ORD is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1989 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $909 for Monday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Basra (BSR) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $943 to $1522 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $909. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1806. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $897 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1146 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BSR to ORD flight.

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

BSR to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BSR to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Basrah. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $89 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1143. Return trip prices are from the ORD to BSR 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 BSR 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 13 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BSR 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 BSR to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1035
  • Average savings: $111 (9.69%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, British Airways, Emirates, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6682 miles or 10754 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BSR to ORD flight is about 13 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Basra and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from BSR to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBSR
Origination airport nameBasrah International Airport

Return Airport

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


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