The cheapest times to fly from DMM to ORD are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • August 27th to December 2nd (except the week of September 24th)

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 DMM to ORD is early November. Prices can be as high as $1780 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $968 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Dammam (DMM) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $973 to $1397 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 $992. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1463. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $471 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1113 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DMM to ORD flight.

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

DMM to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DMM to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Dammam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Dammam. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $65 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1114. Return trip prices are from the ORD to DMM 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 DMM 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 34 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $243 (21.8%)

See DMM to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (DMM > SAW > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $928
  • Average savings: $185 (16.63%)

See DMM to IST flights

Hack #3: Cairo (DMM > CAI > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $971
  • Average savings: $142 (12.76%)

See DMM to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 41 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Gulf Air, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6990 miles or 11249 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DMM to ORD flight is about 13 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Dammam and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from DMM to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDMM
Origination airport nameKing Fahd International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia

Return Airport

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


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