The cheapest times to fly from DLI to ORD are

  • January 15th to April 15th (except the weeks of January 29th and March 12th)
  • October 15th to December 31st (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 DLI to ORD is early August. Prices can be as high as $14700 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1116 for Thursday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Da Lat (DLI) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1162 to $14700 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $1355. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $10356. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $9001 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $8225 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DLI to ORD flight.

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

DLI to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DLI to ORD flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dalat. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.6, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $7746 (61%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1249. Return trip prices are from the ORD to DLI 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 DLI 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 16 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Ho Chi Minh City (DLI > SGN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $7280 (88.51%)

See DLI to HAN flights

Hack #2: Hanoi (DLI > HAN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1122
  • Average savings: $7103 (86.36%)

See DLI to SGN flights

Hack #3: Bangkok (DLI > BKK > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1176
  • Average savings: $7050 (85.71%)

See DLI to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Emirates, EVA Air, JAL, Korean Air, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8581 miles or 13810 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DLI to ORD flight is about 16 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Da Lat and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from DLI to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DLI
Origination airport name Lienkhang Airport
City Da Lat
Country Vietnam
Latitude 11.7
Longitude 108.4

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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