The cheapest times to fly from PSG to ORD are

  • October 8th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 25th (except the week of December 17th)

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 PSG to ORD is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1208 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $655 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Petersburg, AK (PSG) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $655 to $865 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 $664. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1165. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $501 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $743 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PSG to ORD flight.

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

PSG to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PSG to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Petersburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $51 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $721. Return trip prices are from the ORD to PSG 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 PSG to ORD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PSG 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 PSG to ORD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (PSG > SEA > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $686
  • Average savings: $57 (7.67%)

See PSG to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Petersburg James A Johnson Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2216 miles or 3566 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PSG to ORD flight is about 4 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Petersburg, AK and Chicago, IL?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PSG
Origination airport name Petersburg James A Johnson Airport
City Petersburg, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 56.8
Longitude -132.9

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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