The cheapest times to fly from ORD to LMM are

  • May 28th to August 5th
  • October 29th to January 21st (except the weeks of November 19th and December 24th)

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 LMM is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3132 for Monday flights during mid March, or as low as $343 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Los Mochis

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Los Mochis (LMM) will usually cost between $529 to $1909 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $772. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $1680. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $908 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1144 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to LMM flight.

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

ORD to LMM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to LMM 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 $0.43, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Mochis, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $682 (46%) 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 $809. Return trip prices are from the LMM 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 LMM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 57 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 LMM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Culiacan International Airport (CUL) in Culiacan

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from LMM
  • Usually 48.21% less expensive than LMM
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to CUL flights

Destination alternative #2: Loreto International Airport (LTO) in Loreto

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from LMM
  • Usually 33.92% less expensive than LMM
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to LTO flights


Flight Hacking ORD to LMM

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 LMM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (ORD > GDL > LMM)

  • Price for both tickets: $481
  • Average savings: $663 (57.95%)

See ORD to GDL flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (ORD > MEX > LMM)

  • Price for both tickets: $492
  • Average savings: $652 (56.99%)

See ORD to MEX flights

Hack #3: Tijuana (ORD > TIJ > LMM)

  • Price for both tickets: $589
  • Average savings: $555 (48.51%)

See ORD to TIJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, COPA, Delta, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Valle del Fuerte International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1647 miles or 2651 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to LMM flight is about 3 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Los Mochis?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from ORD to LMM.


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 LMM
Destination airport name Valle del Fuerte International Airport
City Los Mochis
Country Mexico
Latitude 25.7
Longitude -109.1


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