The cheapest times to fly from HIJ to ORD are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • May 7th to July 1st (except the week of June 4th)
  • November 5th to December 2nd

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 HIJ to ORD is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2183 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1222 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Hiroshima (HIJ) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1333 to $1670 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1947. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $630 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1362 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIJ to ORD flight.

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

HIJ to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIJ to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Hiroshima. 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 Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into HIJ. 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 $166 (11%) 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 $1357. Return trip prices are from the ORD to HIJ 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 HIJ 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 12 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Shanghai (HIJ > PVG > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1212
  • Average savings: $151 (11.05%)

See HIJ to HKG flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (HIJ > HKG > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1274
  • Average savings: $89 (6.5%)

See HIJ to PVG flights

Hack #3: Taipei (HIJ > TPE > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1310
  • Average savings: $52 (3.82%)

See HIJ to TPE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, JAL, Qatar Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6557 miles or 10552 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIJ to ORD flight is about 12 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Hiroshima and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from HIJ to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIJ
Origination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9

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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