The cheapest times to fly from ORD to BUS are

  • January 1st to April 15th
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the week of 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 BUS is early December. Prices can be as high as $4895 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1160 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Batumi

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Batumi (BUS) will usually cost between $1160 to $1800 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 $1191. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1983. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $791 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1250 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to BUS flight.

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

ORD to BUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to BUS 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 $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BUS, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Batumi, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $155 (10%) 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 $1321. Return trip prices are from the BUS 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 BUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 32 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to BUS

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 BUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (ORD > DME > BUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $240 (19.17%)

See ORD to DME flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg (ORD > LED > BUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1073
  • Average savings: $177 (14.17%)

See ORD to LED flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ORD > JFK > BUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1139
  • Average savings: $111 (8.84%)

See ORD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Delta, El Al, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5858 miles or 9428 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to BUS flight is about 11 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Batumi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ORD to BUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ORD
Origination airport name Chicago O’Hare International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 42
Longitude -87.9

Return Airport

Destination code BUS
Destination airport name Batumi Airport
City Batumi
Country Georgia
Latitude 41.6
Longitude 41.6


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