The cheapest times to fly from KKJ to ORD are

  • January 15th to April 22nd
  • August 27th to October 7th
  • October 29th 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 KKJ to ORD is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2399 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1215 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Kitakyushu (KKJ) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1280 to $1876 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 $1302. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2066. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $764 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1374 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KKJ to ORD flight.

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

KKJ to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KKJ to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Kitakyushu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KKJ. 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 $206 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1377. Return trip prices are from the ORD to KKJ 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 KKJ 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 56 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Busan (KKJ > PUS > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1042
  • Average savings: $332 (24.16%)

See KKJ to TPE flights

Hack #2: Taipei (KKJ > TPE > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1212
  • Average savings: $162 (11.79%)

See KKJ to PUS flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (KKJ > LAX > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1355
  • Average savings: $20 (1.42%)

See KKJ to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, China Eastern, JAL, Korean Air, Qatar Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6644 miles or 10692 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KKJ to ORD flight is about 12 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Kitakyushu and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from KKJ to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KKJ
Origination airport name Kitakyushu Airport
City Kitakyushu
Country Japan
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 131

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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