The cheapest times to fly from ORD to MRU are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 27th to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 16th

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 MRU is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $6279 for Wednesday flights during late July, or as low as $1095 for Sunday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Mauritius Island

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Mauritius Island (MRU) will usually cost between $1125 to $2392 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1141. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2212. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1071 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to MRU flight.

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

ORD to MRU Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mauritius Island, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $737 (33%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1316. Return trip prices are from the MRU 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 MRU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORD to MRU

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 MRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ORD > JFK > MRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1244
  • Average savings: $114 (8.39%)

See ORD to JFK flights

Hack #2: Johannesburg (ORD > JNB > MRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1262
  • Average savings: $96 (7.07%)

See ORD to JNB flights

Hack #3: Dar Es Salaam (ORD > DAR > MRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1293
  • Average savings: $65 (4.79%)

See ORD to DAR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Corsair, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9942 miles or 16000 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to MRU flight is about 18 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Mauritius Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from ORD to MRU.


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 MRU
Destination airport name Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
City Mauritius Island
Country Mauritius
Latitude -20.4
Longitude 57.7


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