The cheapest times to fly from ODS to ORD are

  • January 8th to June 10th (except the week of March 12th)
  • October 8th to November 25th (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 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 ODS to ORD is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1450 for Tuesday flights during early August, or as low as $504 for Sunday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Odessa (ODS) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $621 to $1182 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $662. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1277. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $615 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $825 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ODS to ORD flight.

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

ODS to ORD Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ODS. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Odesa. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $106 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $757. Return trip prices are from the ORD to ODS 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 ODS 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 10 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $646
  • Average savings: $179 (21.65%)

See ODS to WAW flights

Hack #2: Warsaw (ODS > WAW > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $698
  • Average savings: $127 (15.4%)

See ODS to IST flights

Hack #3: Vilnius (ODS > VNO > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $741
  • Average savings: $84 (10.19%)

See ODS to VNO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, El Al, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5260 miles or 8465 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ODS to ORD flight is about 10 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Odessa and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from ODS to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ODS
Origination airport name Odessa International Airport
City Odessa
Country Ukraine
Latitude 46.4
Longitude 30.7

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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