The cheapest times to fly from ORD to NSI are

  • January 8th to April 15th
  • September 3rd to November 25th

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 NSI is late September. Prices can be as high as $2304 for Wednesday flights during early August, or as low as $1130 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Yaounde

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Yaounde (NSI) will usually cost between $1147 to $1931 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1157. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2112. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $956 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1283 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to NSI flight.

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

ORD to NSI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to NSI 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 $0.12, 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. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Yaounde, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $103 (6%) 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 $1382. Return trip prices are from the NSI 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 NSI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 44 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 NSI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Douala Airport (DLA) in Douala

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from NSI
  • Usually 20.31% less expensive than NSI
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to DLA flights


Flight Hacking ORD to NSI

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 NSI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (ORD > CDG > NSI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1071
  • Average savings: $212 (16.53%)

See ORD to CDG flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ORD > JFK > NSI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1265
  • Average savings: $18 (1.4%)

See ORD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6528 miles or 10506 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to NSI flight is about 12 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Yaounde?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from ORD to NSI.


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 NSI
Destination airport name Yaounde Nsimalen Airport
City Yaounde
Country Cameroon
Latitude 3.7
Longitude 11.6


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