Best time to travel to Chicago IL – ORD airport

Wondering what is the best time to travel to Chicago IL? This page provides information about the number of passengers arriving monthly at Chicago IL (ORD) airport.

In the following graph, the horizontal axis represents time of year, and the vertical axis the approximate number of passenger arrivals monthly.


This post is about busy times of the year at Chicago IL airport, based on the number of arriving passengers at ORD. It helps answer the question when to go, and might assist in planning a trip to Chicago IL.

Next is a plot showing approximately how full the planes flying to Chicago IL were on average each month.


Flight information on this page may also be of interest for those looking for when is the least crowded time to visit ORD, what is the best month to go to ORD, when to travel to Chicago IL, and avoiding crowds when traveling.

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