The cheapest times to fly from ORD to OGG are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 OGG is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1396 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $509 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Kahului

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Kahului, HI (OGG) will usually cost between $530 to $977 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $548. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $940. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $393 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $717 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to OGG flight.

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

ORD to OGG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to OGG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. Saturdays 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 $140 (17%) 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 $663. Return trip prices are from the OGG 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 OGG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 30 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ORD to OGG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Daniel K Inouye International Airport (HNL) in Honolulu, HI

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from OGG
  • Usually 9.79% less expensive than OGG
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to HNL flights


Flight Hacking ORD to OGG

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 OGG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ORD > LAX > OGG)

  • Price for both tickets: $684
  • Average savings: $34 (4.71%)

See ORD to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (ORD > SJC > OGG)

  • Price for both tickets: $690
  • Average savings: $27 (3.8%)

See ORD to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Hawaiian, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4177 miles or 6722 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to OGG flight is about 8 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Kahului, HI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 102 available flights from ORD to OGG.


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 OGG
Destination airport name Kahului Airport
City Kahului, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 20.9
Longitude -156.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ORD to OGG tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 16% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave OGG heading for ORD about 7 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Kahului, HI is about 4 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • United: 7 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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