The cheapest times to fly from ORD to MAO are

  • February 5th to June 3rd (except the weeks of February 12th, February 26th, and May 7th)
  • August 6th to October 28th

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 MAO is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2896 for Thursday flights during mid December, or as low as $919 for Monday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Manaus

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Manaus (MAO) will usually cost between $938 to $1640 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $971. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1735. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $764 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1105 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to MAO flight.

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

ORD to MAO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to MAO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Manaus, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $225 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1122. Return trip prices are from the MAO 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 MAO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to MAO

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 MAO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (ORD > MIA > MAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $863
  • Average savings: $242 (21.9%)

See ORD to MIA flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (ORD > FLL > MAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $920
  • Average savings: $185 (16.74%)

See ORD to FLL flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (ORD > MCO > MAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1023
  • Average savings: $83 (7.47%)

See ORD to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3566 miles or 5739 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to MAO flight is about 7 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Manaus?

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


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 MAO
Destination airport name Eduardo Gomes International Airport
City Manaus
Country Brazil
Latitude -3
Longitude -60


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