The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BKO are
- January 8th to May 6th (except the week of March 19th)
- September 10th to October 7th
- October 29th to December 9th
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 BKO is late September. Prices can be as high as $2691 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $972 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Bamako
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Bamako (BKO) will usually cost between $1001 to $2081 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1015. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2146. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1130 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1242 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BKO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to BKO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to BKO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BKO, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. 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 $143 (7%) 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 $1316. Return trip prices are from the BKO 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 BKO 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 13 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking ORD to BKO
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 BKO — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1080
- Average savings: $162 (13.04%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to BKO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Corsair, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Modibo Keita Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5128 miles or 8253 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to BKO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BKO flight is about 10 hour 13 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Bamako?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from ORD to BKO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Modibo Keita Airport|
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