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The cheapest times to fly from ORD to KIS are

  • March 26th to July 29th
  • August 13th to September 9th
  • December 17th to January 14th

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 KIS is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $6187 for Monday flights during late October, or as low as $927 for Sunday flights around early to mid July.

 

When to Fly to Kisumu

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Kisumu (KIS) will usually cost between $952 to $3504 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $1164. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $2421. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1257 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1353 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to KIS flight.

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

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ORD to KIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to KIS 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

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Kisumu, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $658 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1156. Return trip prices are from the KIS 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 KIS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking ORD to KIS

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 KIS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (ORD > NBO > KIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $866
  • Average savings: $487 (36.01%)

See ORD to NBO flights

Hack #2: Mombasa (ORD > MBA > KIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1348
  • Average savings: $5 (0.37%)

See ORD to MBA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Asiana, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7854 miles or 12640 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to KIS flight is about 15 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Kisumu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from ORD to KIS.

 

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 codeKIS
Destination airport nameKisumu Airport
CityKisumu
CountryKenya
Latitude-0.1
Longitude34.7

 

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