The cheapest times to fly from ORD to PAT are
- January 8th to March 25th
- May 7th to May 27th
- August 20th to October 21st
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 PAT is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $4769 for Friday flights during early April, or as low as $957 for Saturday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Patna
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Patna (PAT) will usually cost between $1081 to $2085 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 $1097. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $2592. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1495 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1326 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to PAT flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to PAT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to PAT 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 $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PAT, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Fridays 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 $126 (8%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1349. Return trip prices are from the PAT to ORD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ORD to PAT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 55 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 PAT while comparing.
- 146 miles (235 km) away from PAT
- Usually 13.01% less expensive than PAT
- 1-layover flights available
- 139 miles (224 km) away from PAT
- Usually 2.64% less expensive than PAT
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking ORD to PAT
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 PAT — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $891
- Average savings: $436 (32.84%)
- Price for both tickets: $964
- Average savings: $362 (27.3%)
- Price for both tickets: $972
- Average savings: $354 (26.7%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to PAT? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air India, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Jai Prakash Narayan International Patna Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 7745 miles or 12464 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to PAT?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to PAT flight is about 14 hour 55 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Patna?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ORD to PAT.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Jai Prakash Narayan International Patna Airport|
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