The cheapest times to fly from YXY to ORD are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 9th to April 22nd
  • October 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of October 15th, November 5th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 YXY to ORD is early December. Prices can be as high as $978 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $584 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Chicago

Flying from Whitehorse (YXY) to Chicago, IL (ORD) will usually cost between $586 to $900 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $584. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $888. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $304 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $732 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YXY to ORD flight.

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

YXY to ORD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YXY to ORD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Whitehorse. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ORD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into YXY. 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 $65 (8%) 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 $709. Return trip prices are from the ORD to YXY 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 YXY 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 5 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $600
  • Average savings: $133 (18.1%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2337 miles or 3761 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YXY to ORD flight is about 5 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Whitehorse and Chicago, IL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from YXY to ORD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYXY
Origination airport nameErik Nielsen International Airport

Return Airport

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


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