The cheapest times to fly from WAW to ORD are

  • May 7th to June 24th
  • October 22nd to December 9th
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 WAW to ORD is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $988 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $467 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Warsaw (WAW) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $477 to $763 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $467. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $915. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $448 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $542 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WAW to ORD flight.

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

WAW to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WAW to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Warsaw. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Chicago, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Warsaw. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $47 (6%) 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 $552. Return trip prices are from the ORD to WAW 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 WAW to ORD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Oslo (WAW > OSL > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $524
  • Average savings: $18 (3.32%)

See WAW to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (WAW > LHR > ORD)

  • Price for both tickets: $542
  • Average savings: $1 (0.09%)

See WAW to OSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, Kenya Airways, KLM, Level, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air International, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Wizz Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4671 miles or 7517 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WAW to ORD flight is about 9 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Warsaw and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from WAW to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WAW
Origination airport name Warsaw Chopin Airport
City Warsaw
Country Poland
Latitude 52.2
Longitude 21

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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