The cheapest times to fly from ORD to DOH are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to May 27th
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st and November 19th)

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 DOH is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1478 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $768 for Monday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Doha

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Doha (DOH) will usually cost between $770 to $1348 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $772. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1333. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $561 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $874 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to DOH flight.

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

ORD to DOH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to DOH 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 $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DOH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays 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 $48 (4%) 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 $927. Return trip prices are from the DOH 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 DOH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to DOH

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 DOH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuwait (ORD > KWI > DOH)

  • Price for both tickets: $861
  • Average savings: $13 (1.49%)

See ORD to KWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7118 miles or 11455 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to DOH flight is about 13 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Doha?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from ORD to DOH.


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 DOH
Destination airport name Doha International Airport
City Doha
Country Qatar
Latitude 25.3
Longitude 51.6


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