The cheapest times to fly from JTR to ORD are

  • April 2nd to April 15th
  • June 11th to August 5th (except the week of June 25th)
  • October 8th to October 21st

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 JTR to ORD is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $4292 for Tuesday flights during mid April, or as low as $522 for Saturday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Santorini (JTR) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $653 to $4264 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 $674. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $2170. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1496 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $965 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JTR to ORD flight.

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

JTR to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JTR to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Santorini. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Santorini. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1020 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $892. Return trip prices are from the ORD to JTR 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 JTR 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 2 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Barcelona (JTR > BCN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $763
  • Average savings: $203 (20.98%)

See JTR to ATH flights

Hack #2: Athens (JTR > ATH > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $765
  • Average savings: $200 (20.73%)

See JTR to BCN flights

Hack #3: London (JTR > LHR > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $769
  • Average savings: $196 (20.31%)

See JTR to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Olympic, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5584 miles or 8987 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JTR to ORD flight is about 11 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Santorini and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from JTR to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JTR
Origination airport name Santorini Airport
City Santorini
Country Greece
Latitude 36.4
Longitude 25.5

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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