The cheapest times to fly from ORD to TSN are

  • February 5th to April 29th
  • August 27th to December 2nd

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 TSN is early to mid April. Prices can be as high as $2508 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $757 for Wednesday flights around early to mid April.


When to Fly to Tianjin

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Tianjin (TSN) will usually cost between $895 to $1994 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid April with an average ticket price of $972. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1985. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1014 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1224 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to TSN flight.

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

ORD to TSN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to TSN 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

Wednesday 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 $399 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1099. Return trip prices are from the TSN 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 TSN 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 53 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 TSN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Capital International Airport (PEK) in Beijing

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from TSN
  • Usually 48.45% less expensive than TSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See ORD to PEK flights


Flight Hacking ORD to TSN

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 TSN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $861
  • Average savings: $363 (29.66%)

See ORD to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $999
  • Average savings: $225 (18.38%)

See ORD to JFK flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (ORD > HKG > TSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1040
  • Average savings: $185 (15.07%)

See ORD to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, ANA, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6612 miles or 10641 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to TSN flight is about 12 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Tianjin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from ORD to TSN.


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 TSN
Destination airport name Binhai Airport
City Tianjin
Country China
Latitude 39.1
Longitude 117.4


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