The cheapest times to fly from MCT to ORD are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • August 27th 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 MCT to ORD is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1395 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $784 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Muscat (MCT) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $818 to $1230 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $802. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1218. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $416 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $930 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCT to ORD flight.

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

MCT to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCT to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Muscat. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Fridays 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 $79 (8%) 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 $913. Return trip prices are from the ORD to MCT 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 MCT 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 14 hour 20 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (MCT > SAW > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $929
  • Average savings: $2 (0.16%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, 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 Muscat International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7415 miles or 11933 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCT to ORD flight is about 14 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Muscat and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from MCT to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCT
Origination airport name Muscat International Airport
City Muscat
Country Oman
Latitude 23.6
Longitude 58.3

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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