The cheapest times to fly from UME to ORD are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 9th to July 1st (except the week of June 18th)
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 UME to ORD is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2415 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $357 for Sunday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Umea (UME) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $374 to $823 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $390. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $929. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $540 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $586 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UME to ORD flight.

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

UME to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UME to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Umeå. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into UME. 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 $355 (30%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $437. Return trip prices are from the ORD to UME 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 UME 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 8 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Stockholm (UME > ARN > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $549
  • Average savings: $37 (6.31%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Austrian, BRA, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4156 miles or 6688 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop UME to ORD flight is about 8 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Umea and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from UME to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeUME
Origination airport nameUmea Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeORD
Destination airport nameChicago O’Hare International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States


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