The cheapest times to fly from ORD to MFM are

  • February 12th to March 18th
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 MFM is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $3164 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $722 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Macao

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Macau (MFM) will usually cost between $779 to $1793 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $853. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1796. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $943 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1056 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to MFM flight.

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

ORD to MFM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to MFM 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 $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $429 (29%) 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 $935. Return trip prices are from the MFM 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 MFM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 1 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 MFM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong

  • 23 miles (37 km) away from MFM
  • Usually 26.09% less expensive than MFM
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to HKG flights

Destination alternative #2: Baiyun International Airport (CAN) in Guangzhou

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from MFM
  • Usually 24.91% less expensive than MFM
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to CAN flights


Flight Hacking ORD to MFM

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 MFM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Shanghai (ORD > PVG > MFM)

  • Price for both tickets: $909
  • Average savings: $147 (13.92%)

See ORD to PVG flights

Hack #2: Manila (ORD > MNL > MFM)

  • Price for both tickets: $933
  • Average savings: $124 (11.7%)

See ORD to MNL flights

Hack #3: Beijing (ORD > PEK > MFM)

  • Price for both tickets: $938
  • Average savings: $118 (11.17%)

See ORD to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air Macau, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7796 miles or 12546 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to MFM flight is about 15 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Macau?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from ORD to MFM.


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 MFM
Destination airport name Macau International Airport
City Macau
Country Macau
Latitude 22.1
Longitude 113.6


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