The cheapest times to fly from LMM to ORD are

  • July 23rd to October 7th
  • October 22nd to November 11th
  • December 17th to April 1st (except the weeks of January 1st, January 8th, February 5th, and March 12th)

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 LMM to ORD is late September. Prices can be as high as $2812 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $467 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Los Mochis (LMM) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $501 to $1522 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $506. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1294. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $788 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $851 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LMM to ORD flight.

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

LMM to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LMM to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Mochis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Los Mochis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $682 (46%) 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 $699. Return trip prices are from the ORD to LMM 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 LMM 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 3 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Guadalajara (LMM > GDL > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $474
  • Average savings: $377 (44.3%)

See LMM to MEX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (LMM > MEX > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $476
  • Average savings: $375 (44.07%)

See LMM to GDL flights

Hack #3: Tijuana (LMM > TIJ > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $578
  • Average savings: $273 (32.08%)

See LMM to TIJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, COPA, Delta, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Valle del Fuerte International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1647 miles or 2651 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LMM to ORD flight is about 3 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Mochis and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from LMM to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LMM
Origination airport name Valle del Fuerte International Airport
City Los Mochis
Country Mexico
Latitude 25.7
Longitude -109.1

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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