The cheapest times to fly from ORD to INL are

  • May 14th to May 27th
  • September 3rd to March 11th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 INL is early December. Prices can be as high as $816 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $266 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to International Falls

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to International Falls, MN (INL) will usually cost between $278 to $534 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $312. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $577. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $265 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $356 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to INL flight.

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

ORD to INL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to INL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $107 (25%) 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 $318. Return trip prices are from the INL 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 INL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 56 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 INL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duluth International Airport (DLH) in Duluth, MN

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from INL
  • Usually 23.60% less expensive than INL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to DLH flights

Destination alternative #2: Range Regional Airport (HIB) in Hibbing, MN

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from INL
  • Usually 10.39% less expensive than INL
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to HIB flights

Destination alternative #3: Bemidji Regional Airport (BJI) in Bemidji, MN

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from INL
  • Usually 3.93% less expensive than INL
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to BJI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Falls International Einarson Field Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 527 miles or 848 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to INL flight is about 1 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and International Falls, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 28 available flights from ORD to INL.


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 INL
Destination airport name Falls International Einarson Field Airport
City International Falls, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 48.6
Longitude -93.4


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