The cheapest times to fly from OUA to ORD are

  • January 22nd to June 17th (except the weeks of February 19th and June 4th)
  • October 15th to December 2nd (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 OUA to ORD is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $3109 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $1570 for Wednesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Ouagadougou (OUA) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $1606 to $2301 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $1714. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $2538. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $824 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1831 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OUA to ORD flight.

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

OUA to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OUA to ORD flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Ouagadougou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $225 (11%) 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 $1770. Return trip prices are from the ORD to OUA 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 OUA to ORD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 49 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 OUA to ORD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from ORD
  • Usually 1.09% less expensive than ORD
  • 2-layover flights available

See OUA to GRR flights


Flight Hacking OUA to ORD

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 OUA to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (OUA > CDG > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1194
  • Average savings: $637 (34.79%)

See OUA to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (OUA > IST > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1227
  • Average savings: $605 (33.01%)

See OUA to CDG flights

Hack #3: Brussels (OUA > BRU > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1276
  • Average savings: $556 (30.34%)

See OUA to BRU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5466 miles or 8797 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OUA to ORD flight is about 10 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Ouagadougou and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from OUA to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OUA
Origination airport name Ouagadougou Airport
City Ouagadougou
Country Burkina Faso
Latitude 12.4
Longitude -1.5

Return Airport

Destination code ORD
Destination airport name Chicago O’Hare International Airport
City Chicago, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 42
Longitude -87.9


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