The cheapest times to fly from ORD to KTW are

  • January 1st to April 8th
  • September 24th to December 16th

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 KTW is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1357 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $678 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Katowice

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Katowice (KTW) will usually cost between $701 to $1079 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $730. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1161. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $431 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $830 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to KTW flight.

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

ORD to KTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to KTW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KTW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Katowice, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $72 (8%) 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 $826. Return trip prices are from the KTW 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 KTW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 25 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 KTW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) in Warsaw

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from KTW
  • Usually 11.20% less expensive than KTW
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to WAW flights

Destination alternative #2: John Paul II – Balice Airport (KRK) in Krakow

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from KTW
  • Usually 7.47% less expensive than KTW
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to KRK flights

Destination alternative #3: Strachowice Airport (WRO) in Wroclaw

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from KTW
  • Usually 0.24% less expensive than KTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to WRO flights


Flight Hacking ORD to KTW

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 KTW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (ORD > BCN > KTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $564
  • Average savings: $267 (32.11%)

See ORD to BCN flights

Hack #2: Sandefjord (ORD > TRF > KTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $707
  • Average savings: $124 (14.88%)

See ORD to TRF flights

Hack #3: Dublin (ORD > DUB > KTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $708
  • Average savings: $123 (14.76%)

See ORD to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4684 miles or 7538 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to KTW flight is about 9 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Katowice?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from ORD to KTW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORD
Origination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeKTW
Destination airport namePyrzowice Airport


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