The cheapest times to fly from JED to ORD are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • April 2nd to April 29th (except the week of April 9th)
  • August 20th 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 JED to ORD is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1734 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $749 for Thursday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Jeddah (JED) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $819 to $1329 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $749. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1316. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $567 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1037 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JED to ORD flight.

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

JED to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JED to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Jeddah. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into JED. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Jeddah. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1005. Return trip prices are from the ORD to JED 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 JED 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 13 hour 23 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (JED > IST > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $168 (16.15%)

See JED to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (JED > SAW > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $927
  • Average savings: $111 (10.66%)

See JED to IST flights

Hack #3: Dublin (JED > DUB > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $973
  • Average savings: $65 (6.22%)

See JED to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6890 miles or 11088 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JED to ORD flight is about 13 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Jeddah and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from JED to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JED
Origination airport name King Abdulaziz International Airport
City Jeddah
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.7
Longitude 39.2

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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