The cheapest times to fly from ORD to COK are

  • January 15th to April 8th
  • April 30th to May 20th
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • September 3rd to October 14th

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 COK is late January. Prices can be as high as $1693 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $788 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Kochi

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Kochi (COK) will usually cost between $818 to $1328 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $852. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1479. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $626 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $939 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to COK flight.

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

ORD to COK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to COK flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to COK, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Kochi, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $112 (9%) 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 $926. Return trip prices are from the COK 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 COK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to COK

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 COK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mumbai (ORD > BOM > COK)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $116 (12.35%)

See ORD to BOM flights

Hack #2: Bangalore (ORD > BLR > COK)

  • Price for both tickets: $911
  • Average savings: $29 (3.04%)

See ORD to BLR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Asiana, Austrian, Avianca, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8698 miles or 13998 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to COK flight is about 16 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Kochi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from ORD to COK.


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 COK
Destination airport name Cochin International Airport
City Kochi
Country India
Latitude 10.2
Longitude 76.4


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