The cheapest times to fly from ORD to YNB are

  • January 22nd to April 29th
  • September 17th to December 9th

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 YNB is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $2899 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $916 for Thursday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Yanbu

Flying from Chicago, IL (ORD) to Yenbo (YNB) will usually cost between $952 to $2319 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $953. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2636. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1683 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1076 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORD to YNB flight.

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

ORD to YNB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORD to YNB flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YNB, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORD. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Yanbu, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $131 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1283. Return trip prices are from the YNB 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 YNB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 4 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 YNB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport (MED) in Medina

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from YNB
  • Usually 4.37% less expensive than YNB
  • 1-layover flights available

See ORD to MED flights


Flight Hacking ORD to YNB

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 YNB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Jeddah (ORD > JED > YNB)

  • Price for both tickets: $999
  • Average savings: $77 (7.16%)

See ORD to JED flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Prince Abdulmohsin Bin Abdulaziz Airport to Chicago O’Hare International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6713 miles or 10803 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORD to YNB flight is about 13 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Yenbo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from ORD to YNB.


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 YNB
Destination airport name Prince Abdulmohsin Bin Abdulaziz Airport
City Yenbo
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 24.1
Longitude 38.1


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