The cheapest times to fly from ORD to LFW are

  • January 8th to April 15th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • September 10th 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 LFW is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2160 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1062 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Lome

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Lome (LFW) will usually cost between $1090 to $1616 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 $1105. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1785. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $680 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1249 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to LFW flight.

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

ORD to LFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to LFW 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 $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $209 (14%) 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 $1217. Return trip prices are from the LFW 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 LFW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 35 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 LFW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) in Lagos

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from LFW
  • Usually 29.86% less expensive than LFW
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to LOS flights

Destination alternative #2: Accra Kotoka International Airport (ACC) in Accra

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from LFW
  • Usually 26.58% less expensive than LFW
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to ACC flights


Flight Hacking ORD to LFW

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 LFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ORD > LGA > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $979
  • Average savings: $271 (21.66%)

See ORD to LGA flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (ORD > EWR > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1024
  • Average savings: $225 (18.01%)

See ORD to EWR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ORD > JFK > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1093
  • Average savings: $157 (12.53%)

See ORD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5890 miles or 9479 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to LFW flight is about 11 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Lome?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from ORD to LFW.


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 LFW
Destination airport name Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport
City Lome
Country Togo
Latitude 6.2
Longitude 1.3


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