Chicago Airport Code is ORD. It is a 3 letter alphabet. Airport official name is O’Hare International Airport. Owner is the City of Chicago.

Chicago Airport Code – ORD

ORD is the 3 letters alphabetical code. IATA has assigned for the airport. Chicago Airport is an international airport. It is located in the USA, America. O’Hare International Airport is the world’s sixth-busiest airport by total passenger traffic annually.

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) operates O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and Midway International Airport (MDW).

General Information

Airport Common Name Chicago Airport
Official Name O’Hare International Airport
Elevation 204m
Time Zone UTC-6 (DST-5)
Runways 7
Category International
Location Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Latitude 41°58′43″N
Longitude 87°54′17″W
Country Code US
Operator Chicago Department of Aviation
Establish 1920-1960


Not long after the opening of Midway Airport in 1926, the City of Chicago realized that additional airport capacity would be needed in the future. The city government investigated various potential airport sites during the 1930s but made little progress prior to America’s entry into World War II. (Source: Wikipedia )

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Top Airlines and destinations

Major airlines flying to Chicago O’hare International Airport, Chicago.

  • Jet Airways
  • Etihad Airways
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Continental Airlines


The airport is in the City center.

Contact address Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA)
Customer Service
P.O. Box 66142
Chicago, IL 60666​
Location Illinois
City Chicago
Country USA, America
ISD Code +1
Phone Number (800) 832-6352
Official Website

Traveler can get the City Airport Train and bus-taxi connections from the airport. All information is available on their official website.

Location of Airport in Google Map

Related Links

Tips: For more update information you could visit Wikipedia of the official website of the particular airport.