The cheapest times to fly from LEJ to ORD are
- January 8th to March 25th
- April 16th to May 27th
- October 8th 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 LEJ to ORD is early November. Prices can be as high as $1346 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $623 for Tuesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Chicago
Flying from Leipzig (LEJ) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $633 to $1168 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $640. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1182. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $542 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $814 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEJ to ORD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LEJ to ORD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LEJ to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Leipzig. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LEJ. 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 $168 (12%) 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 $811. Return trip prices are from the ORD to LEJ 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 LEJ 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 55 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking LEJ 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 LEJ to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $664
- Average savings: $151 (18.49%)
- Price for both tickets: $694
- Average savings: $121 (14.8%)
- Price for both tickets: $708
- Average savings: $106 (13.02%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LEJ to ORD? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Austrian, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Leipzig Halle Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4409 miles or 7096 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LEJ to ORD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEJ to ORD flight is about 8 hour 55 minutes.
How many flights go between Leipzig and Chicago, IL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LEJ to ORD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Leipzig Halle Airport|
|Destination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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