The cheapest times to fly from ORD to KWL are

  • January 29th to April 29th
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 1st)

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 KWL is late October. Prices can be as high as $2302 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $606 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Guilin

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Guilin (KWL) will usually cost between $807 to $1837 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $764. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1912. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1148 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1059 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to KWL flight.

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

ORD to KWL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to KWL flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KWL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Guilin, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $164 (12%) 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 $1069. Return trip prices are from the KWL 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 KWL 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 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to KWL

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 KWL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ORD > LAX > KWL)

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $72 (6.75%)

See ORD to LAX flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (ORD > KUL > KWL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1032
  • Average savings: $27 (2.5%)

See ORD to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7653 miles or 12316 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to KWL flight is about 14 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Guilin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from ORD to KWL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeKWL
Destination airport nameLiangjiang Airport


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