The cheapest times to fly from ORD to AMA are
- January 1st to March 4th
- August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)
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 ORD to AMA is early December. Prices can be as high as $865 for Friday flights during mid March, or as low as $369 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Amarillo
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Amarillo, TX (AMA) will usually cost between $369 to $568 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $377. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $625. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $249 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $419 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to AMA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to AMA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to AMA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Amarillo, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $50 (11%) 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 $409. Return trip prices are from the AMA to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ORD to AMA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ORD to AMA while comparing.
- 108 miles (174 km) away from AMA
- Usually 14.92% less expensive than AMA
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to AMA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 877 miles or 1411 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to AMA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to AMA flight is about 2 hour 34 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Amarillo, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from ORD to AMA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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