The cheapest times to fly from HNL to ORD are
- August 6th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)
- December 24th to February 25th (except the week of January 1st)
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 HNL to ORD is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1360 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $533 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $557 to $972 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 $570. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $951. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $381 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $663 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HNL to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the HNL to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $147 (18%) 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 $636. Return trip prices are from the ORD to HNL 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 HNL to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking HNL 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 HNL to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $658
- Average savings: $5 (0.75%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from HNL to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4236 miles or 6817 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from HNL to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to ORD flight is about 8 hour 36 minutes.
How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 119 available flights from HNL to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Daniel K Inouye International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from HNL to ORD tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 10% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 23% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ORD heading for HNL about 1 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Chicago, IL is about 6 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- United: 1 minutes early
- Some airlines not reporting
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