The cheapest times to fly from GUW to ORD are

  • August 13th to October 28th
  • November 26th to March 18th (except the week of December 10th)

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 GUW to ORD is late January. Prices can be as high as $8262 for Friday flights during early July, or as low as $911 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Atyrau (GUW) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1000 to $6894 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1113. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $2413. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1301 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1223 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GUW to ORD flight.

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

GUW to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GUW to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Atyrau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into GUW. 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 $4796 (62%) 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 $1174. Return trip prices are from the ORD to GUW 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 GUW 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 11 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Moscow (GUW > SVO > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $822
  • Average savings: $401 (32.79%)

See GUW to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (GUW > IST > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1041
  • Average savings: $182 (14.88%)

See GUW to SVO flights

Hack #3: Astana (GUW > TSE > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1133
  • Average savings: $90 (7.36%)

See GUW to TSE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Canada, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5804 miles or 9341 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GUW to ORD flight is about 11 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Atyrau and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from GUW to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GUW
Origination airport name Atyrau Airport
City Atyrau
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 47.1
Longitude 51.8

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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