The cheapest times to fly from ORD to JUB are

  • January 8th to May 20th (except the week of April 16th)
  • September 10th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 15th to December 2nd (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 JUB is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $9276 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1172 for Friday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Juba

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Juba (JUB) will usually cost between $1237 to $2216 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1352. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3164. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1812 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1501 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to JUB flight.

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

ORD to JUB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to JUB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs 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

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JUB, 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 $447 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1470. Return trip prices are from the JUB 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 JUB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to JUB

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 JUB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Entebbe/Kampala (ORD > EBB > JUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1111
  • Average savings: $391 (26.02%)

See ORD to EBB flights

Hack #2: Nairobi (ORD > NBO > JUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1208
  • Average savings: $294 (19.55%)

See ORD to NBO flights

Hack #3: Cairo (ORD > CAI > JUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1275
  • Average savings: $226 (15.06%)

See ORD to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Kenya Airways, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7457 miles or 12001 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to JUB flight is about 14 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Juba?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from ORD to JUB.


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 JUB
Destination airport name Juba Airport
City Juba
Country South Sudan
Latitude 4.9
Longitude 31.6


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