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Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Search and find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago (United States, North America)

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Expect to pay
262 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 9/8/2016 and returning on 10/7/2016
Low 115 USD
262 USD
High 468 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Chicago is approximately 52 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Los Angeles to Chicago flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Los Angeles is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
The cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Chicago are currently available between September and October.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Sun Country Airlines, Spirit Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago with either Sun Country Airlines, Spirit Airlines or Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Sun Country Airlines
+11%
Spirit Airlines
+11%
Delta Air Lines
+17%
Frontier Airlines
+21%
American Airlines
+33%
United Airlines
+34%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 3% more expensive in the noon than in the afternoon.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Los Angeles Intl - O'Hare Intl for the best Los Angeles to Chicago flight prices saving up to 2% on average.
Los Angeles Intl - O'Hare Intl tends to be 2% cheaper than Los Angeles Intl - Midway.
momondo compares flights to Chicago from Los Angeles from 40 different sites.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+1%
Los Angeles Intl-Midway
+7%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago all week with a flight time of 3 hours 48 minutes.
Direct flights available: 821 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Saint Paul Intl - Midway, Los Angeles Intl - Saint Paul Intl - Midway - Midway and Los Angeles Intl - Memphis Intl - O'Hare Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago indirect via Saint Paul Intl, Memphis Intl or San Francisco Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 7
285 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 17min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 31
295 USD
CheapTickets
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 17min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jun 30 - Jul 3
403 USD
Orbitz
LAX LAX
4h 7min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 17min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 6
347 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
4h 0min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
18h 47min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 9
351 USD
SkyToursUS
LAX LAX
8h 40min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 5
352 USD
SkyToursUS
LAX LAX
7h 13min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
6h 15min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Jul 12 - Jul 20
265 USD
CFCheapBestFares
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 13 - Jul 19
268 USD
CheapBestFares
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 17min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 13 - Jul 16
269 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 8min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 22min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 6
229 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
8h 45min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
11h 4min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jul 12
240 USD
TripstaUS
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jun 28 - Jun 29
270 USD
CFCheapBestFares
CHI CHI
4h 16min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI

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So what's it going to cost once you're in Chicago

Compare the costs of everyday items in Los Angeles and Chicago
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Los Angeles
3.97 USD
3%
Chicago
3.87 USD
Cappuccino is 2.5% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
14.8 USD
%
Chicago
14.8 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.64 USD
12%
Chicago
3.21 USD
Milk is 12% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.72 USD
-29%
Chicago
2.22 USD
Bus is 29% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
13.81 USD
14%
Chicago
11.84 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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