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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to DWC are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 2nd)
  • December 3rd to December 23rd (except the week of December 10th)

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 DWC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3943 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $973 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Dubai

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Jebel Ali (DWC) will usually cost between $985 to $2720 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $985. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $2474. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1489 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1226 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to DWC flight.

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

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ORD to DWC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to DWC 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DWC, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Sundays 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 $720 (22%) 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 $1079. Return trip prices are from the DWC 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 DWC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 2 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 DWC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) in Abu Dhabi

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from DWC
  • Usually 32.99% less expensive than DWC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to AUH flights

Destination alternative #2: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in Dubai

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from DWC
  • Usually 32.18% less expensive than DWC
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to DXB flights

Destination alternative #3: Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) in Sharjah

  • 37 miles (60 km) away from DWC
  • Usually 25.12% less expensive than DWC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to SHJ flights

 

Flight Hacking ORD to DWC

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 DWC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Budapest (ORD > BUD > DWC)

  • Price for both tickets: $977
  • Average savings: $250 (20.35%)

See ORD to BUD flights

Hack #2: Moscow (ORD > SVO > DWC)

  • Price for both tickets: $982
  • Average savings: $245 (19.94%)

See ORD to SVO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1017
  • Average savings: $210 (17.09%)

See ORD to JFK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7248 miles or 11664 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to DWC flight is about 14 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Jebel Ali?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 27 available flights from ORD to DWC.

 

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 DWC
Destination airport name Dubai Al Maktoum International Airport
City Jebel Ali
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.9
Longitude 55.2

 

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