The cheapest times to fly from LVI to ORD are

  • January 15th to June 3rd (except the weeks of March 26th, April 16th, and May 21st)
  • July 16th to August 5th
  • October 29th to November 25th

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 LVI to ORD is late April. Prices can be as high as $2901 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1057 for Wednesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Livingstone (LVI) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1075 to $1820 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1101. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2208. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1107 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LVI to ORD flight.

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

LVI to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LVI to ORD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Livingstone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LVI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Livingstone. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $194 (11%) 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 $1260. Return trip prices are from the ORD to LVI 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 LVI to ORD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Qatar Airways, South African, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Harry Mwanga Nkumbula Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8242 miles or 13264 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LVI to ORD flight is about 15 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Livingstone 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 LVI to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LVI
Origination airport name Harry Mwanga Nkumbula Airport
City Livingstone
Country Zambia
Latitude -17.8
Longitude 25.8

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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