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)

Looking for the best tickets for Los Angeles to Chicago?

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Expect to pay
222 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 5/4/2017 and returning on 6/2/2017
Low 107 USD
222 USD
High 490 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.
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before 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.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between May and June.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+3%
Frontier Airlines
+11%
Delta Air Lines
+24%
American Airlines
+26%
Major US Carrier
+27%
United Airlines
+32%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 4% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon.
It's generally cheaper to take afternoon flights from Los Angeles to Chicago.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
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.
Of the possible routes between Los Angeles and Chicago best prices tend to be found on Los Angeles Intl - O'Hare Intl.
We've got 42 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+4%
Los Angeles Intl-Midway
+6%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago all week with a flight time of 3 hours 45 minutes.
Direct flights available: 946 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Fll Intl - O'Hare Intl, Los Angeles Intl - Tucson Intl - O'Hare Intl and John Wayne - Denver Intl - O'Hare Intl.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago include Fll Intl, Tucson Intl and John Wayne.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 28
92 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 28min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 25
92 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 22 - Feb 27
93 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 28min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 25
92 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 28
92 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 28min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 21 - Mar 4
154 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
16h 5min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 35min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Mar 7 - Mar 8
120 USD
CheapTickets
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 7 - Mar 21
122 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
6h 11min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 7 - Mar 9
136 USD
FlightNetworkUS
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 24
103 USD
CFEDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 28min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 16min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 27
109 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 16min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Feb 21 - Feb 22
109 USD
FlyFarUS
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
3h 59min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Monday, Monday, February 20, 2017

15°C
13°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, February 21, 2017

17°C
8°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, February 22, 2017

19°C
10°C

Thursday, Thursday, February 23, 2017

11°C
5°C

Friday, Friday, February 24, 2017

17°C
1°C

Saturday, Saturday, February 25, 2017

3°C
-1°C

Sunday, Sunday, February 26, 2017

3°C
-1°C

Monday, Monday, February 27, 2017

6°C
1°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, February 28, 2017

9°C
1°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, March 1, 2017

5°C
0°C

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
4.08 USD
2%
Chicago
3.99 USD
Cappuccino is 2.1% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
15.01 USD
%
Chicago
15.01 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.57 USD
17%
Chicago
2.96 USD
Milk is 17% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.75 USD
-43%
Chicago
2.51 USD
Bus is 43% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
14.01 USD
14%
Chicago
12 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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