The cheapest times to fly from ORD to FRU are

  • January 1st to March 18th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of 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 FRU is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2269 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $991 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Bishkek

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Bishkek (FRU) will usually cost between $1012 to $1743 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1050. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1915. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $864 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1301 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to FRU flight.

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

ORD to FRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to FRU 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

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $208 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1237. Return trip prices are from the FRU 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 FRU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 36 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 FRU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Almaty Airport (ALA) in Almaty

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from FRU
  • Usually 7.80% less expensive than FRU
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to ALA flights


Flight Hacking ORD to FRU

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 FRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ORD > JFK > FRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $327 (25.11%)

See ORD to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $996
  • Average savings: $305 (23.45%)

See ORD to SVO flights

Hack #3: St. Petersburg (ORD > LED > FRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1019
  • Average savings: $282 (21.68%)

See ORD to LED flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Hainan, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, S7, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6459 miles or 10395 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to FRU flight is about 12 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Bishkek?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from ORD to FRU.


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 FRU
Destination airport name Manas Airport
City Bishkek
Country Kyrgyzstan
Latitude 43.1
Longitude 74.5


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