The cheapest times to fly from DSS to ORD are
- January 8th to March 25th
- May 7th to June 3rd
- September 10th to November 25th
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 DSS to ORD is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2744 for Friday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $849 for Monday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Dakar Thies (DSS) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $929 to $1866 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1050. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $1806. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $755 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1268 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DSS to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DSS to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the DSS to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Dakar. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 $242 (17%) 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 $1100. Return trip prices are from the ORD to DSS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from DSS 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 9 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking DSS 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 DSS to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $875
- Average savings: $393 (30.97%)
- Price for both tickets: $900
- Average savings: $368 (28.99%)
- Price for both tickets: $992
- Average savings: $276 (21.78%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from DSS to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, South African, 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 Blaise Diagne International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4565 miles or 7347 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from DSS to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop DSS to ORD flight is about 9 hour 12 minutes.
How many flights go between Dakar Thies and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from DSS to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Blaise Diagne International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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