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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BSR are

  • January 8th to April 22nd (except the week of March 19th)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 15th, and October 22nd)

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 BSR is late September. Prices can be as high as $2347 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1039 for Monday flights around late September.

 

When to Fly to Basrah

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Basra (BSR) will usually cost between $1093 to $1692 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 $1082. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1964. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $882 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1215 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BSR flight.

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

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ORD to BSR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to BSR 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 $0.11, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $89 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1264. Return trip prices are from the BSR to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORD to BSR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 1 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 BSR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kuwait International Airport (KWI) in Kuwait

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from BSR
  • Usually 45.99% less expensive than BSR
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to KWI flights

 

Flight Hacking ORD to BSR

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 BSR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beirut (ORD > BEY > BSR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1176
  • Average savings: $39 (3.17%)

See ORD to BEY flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, British Airways, Emirates, Finnair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6682 miles or 10754 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BSR flight is about 13 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Basra?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from ORD to BSR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States
Latitude42
Longitude-87.9

Return Airport

Destination codeBSR
Destination airport nameBasrah International Airport
CityBasra
CountryIraq
Latitude30.5
Longitude47.7

 

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