The cheapest times to fly from DOH to ORD are

  • January 22nd to March 25th
  • August 13th 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 DOH to ORD is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1523 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $973 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Doha (DOH) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1018 to $1389 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 $1023. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1392. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1273 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DOH to ORD flight.

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

DOH to ORD Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into DOH. 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 $48 (4%) 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 $1219. Return trip prices are from the ORD to DOH 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 DOH to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (DOH > SAW > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $926
  • Average savings: $348 (27.3%)

See DOH to BCN flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (DOH > BCN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $988
  • Average savings: $286 (22.43%)

See DOH to SAW flights

Hack #3: Amsterdam (DOH > AMS > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1003
  • Average savings: $271 (21.25%)

See DOH to AMS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7118 miles or 11455 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DOH to ORD flight is about 13 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Doha and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from DOH to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DOH
Origination airport name Doha International Airport
City Doha
Country Qatar
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 51.6

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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