The cheapest times to fly from KEM to ORD are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • April 16th to May 20th
  • October 22nd 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 KEM to ORD is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $13300 for Saturday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $905 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Kemi (KEM) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $905 to $1557 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $970. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $2815. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1845 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1015 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KEM to ORD flight.

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

KEM to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KEM to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Kemi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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 to Chicago, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Kemi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $314 (22%) 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 $1055. Return trip prices are from the ORD to KEM 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 KEM 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 8 hour 30 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Helsinki (KEM > HEL > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $781
  • Average savings: $235 (23.1%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4175 miles or 6719 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KEM to ORD flight is about 8 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Kemi and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from KEM to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeKEM
Origination airport nameKemi Tornio Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeORD
Destination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States


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