The cheapest times to fly from MLX to ORD are

  • January 15th to April 22nd
  • October 15th 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 MLX to ORD is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1517 for Saturday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $839 for Thursday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Malatya (MLX) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $839 to $1401 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $862. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1353. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $491 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $978 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLX to ORD flight.

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

MLX to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLX to ORD flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Malatya. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MLX. 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 $103 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $993. Return trip prices are from the ORD to MLX 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 MLX 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 11 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (MLX > IST > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $602
  • Average savings: $377 (38.5%)

See MLX to SAW flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (MLX > SAW > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $666
  • Average savings: $312 (31.9%)

See MLX to IST flights

Hack #3: Ankara (MLX > ESB > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $862
  • Average savings: $116 (11.86%)

See MLX to ESB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5926 miles or 9537 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLX to ORD flight is about 11 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Malatya and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from MLX to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MLX
Origination airport name Malatya Airport
City Malatya
Country Turkey
Latitude 38.4
Longitude 38.1

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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