The cheapest times to fly from ORD to TSE are
- January 8th to April 8th
- September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)
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 TSE is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1917 for Monday flights during late July, or as low as $624 for Saturday flights around early to mid September.
When to Fly to Nur-Sultan
Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Astana (TSE) will usually cost between $1037 to $1536 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $978. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1576. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $598 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1243 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to TSE flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORD to TSE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ORD to TSE 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 $0.13, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TSE, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Nur-Sultan, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $226 (16%) 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 $1162. Return trip prices are from the TSE 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 TSE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking ORD to TSE
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 TSE — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $984
- Average savings: $260 (20.88%)
- Price for both tickets: $989
- Average savings: $254 (20.43%)
- Price for both tickets: $1012
- Average savings: $231 (18.58%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ORD to TSE? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Asiana, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5891 miles or 9481 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ORD to TSE?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to TSE flight is about 11 hour 35 minutes.
How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Astana?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from ORD to TSE.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Chicago O’Hare International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport|
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