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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to ESB are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 27th to December 9th

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 ESB is late January. Prices can be as high as $1777 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $950 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Ankara

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Ankara (ESB) will usually cost between $970 to $1470 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 $1051. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1514. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $463 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1174 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to ESB flight.

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

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ORD to ESB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to ESB 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ESB, and Wednesday 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 $139 (11%) 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 $1106. Return trip prices are from the ESB to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORD to ESB 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 11 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking ORD to ESB

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 ESB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (ORD > CPH > ESB)

  • Price for both tickets: $770
  • Average savings: $404 (34.41%)

See ORD to CPH flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (ORD > ARN > ESB)

  • Price for both tickets: $779
  • Average savings: $396 (33.69%)

See ORD to ARN flights

Hack #3: London (ORD > LGW > ESB)

  • Price for both tickets: $849
  • Average savings: $325 (27.68%)

See ORD to LGW flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5665 miles or 9117 kilometers.

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

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

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Ankara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from ORD to ESB.

 

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 codeESB
Destination airport nameEsenboga Airport
CityAnkara
CountryTurkey
Latitude40.1
Longitude33

 

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