The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BOM are
- January 15th to April 15th
- April 30th to May 20th
- September 3rd to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)
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 BOM is late September. Prices can be as high as $1632 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $627 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Mumbai
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Mumbai (BOM) will usually cost between $643 to $1248 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 $656. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1388. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $732 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $742 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BOM flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to BOM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to BOM flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.
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 Mumbai, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (10%) 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 $754. Return trip prices are from the BOM 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 BOM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to BOM? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 36 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Saudia, SriLankan, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 8041 miles or 12941 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to BOM?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BOM flight is about 15 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Mumbai?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from ORD to BOM.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport|
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