The cheapest times to fly from ORD to APW are

  • January 8th to June 3rd (except the weeks of January 29th, March 19th, April 2nd, April 9th, April 16th, and May 21st)
  • August 13th to October 7th
  • October 29th to November 18th (except the week of November 5th)

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 APW is late April. Prices can be as high as $12200 for Tuesday flights during early July, or as low as $1341 for Wednesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Apia

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Apia (APW) will usually cost between $1472 to $2664 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 $1527. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $3857. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2330 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1818 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to APW flight.

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

ORD to APW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to APW flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $2332 (57%) 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 $1723. Return trip prices are from the APW to ORD 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 ORD to APW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to APW

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 ORD to APW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (ORD > AKL > APW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1602
  • Average savings: $216 (11.88%)

See ORD to AKL flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (ORD > LAX > APW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1663
  • Average savings: $155 (8.5%)

See ORD to LAX flights

Hack #3: Sydney (ORD > SYD > APW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1780
  • Average savings: $38 (2.06%)

See ORD to SYD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Fiji Airways, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6557 miles or 10552 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to APW flight is about 12 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Apia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from ORD to APW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeAPW
Destination airport nameFaleolo International Airport


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