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
210 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 2/13/2017 and returning on 3/17/2017
Low 112 USD
210 USD
High 466 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.
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are currently cheapest between February and March.
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.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago with either Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines or Delta Air Lines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+3%
Frontier Airlines
+8%
Delta Air Lines
+20%
American Airlines
+24%
Major US Carrier
+26%
United Airlines
+28%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 3% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon.
Morning flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Sunday 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 Sunday.
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.
We scan 36 sites offering flights from Los Angeles to Chicago to find all the best options.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+4%
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 46 minutes.
Direct flights available: 876 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 - San Francisco Intl - O'Hare Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago indirect via Saint Paul Intl, San Francisco Intl or Memphis Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 9 - Jan 16
132 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
3h 58min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 12
174 USD
CFEDreamsUS
LAX LAX
3h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 38min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 11
205 USD
Orbitz
LAX LAX
3h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 12
174 USD
CFEDreamsUS
LAX LAX
3h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 38min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 17
203 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
3h 58min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
10h 53min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 11
205 USD
Orbitz
LAX LAX
3h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Dec 22 - Jan 7
232 USD
Orbitz
LAX LAX
6h 43min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 22 - Dec 25
277 USD
Smartfares
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 22 - Jan 5
293 USD
MyHolidaysINT
LAX LAX
5h 56min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
8h 8min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 13
141 USD
FlightNetworkUS
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
3h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 9
142 USD
FlyingCOM
CHI CHI
4h 17min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
3h 58min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Dec 9 - Dec 12
182 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 11min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

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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
4.07 USD
4%
Chicago
3.9 USD
Cappuccino is 4.2% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
14.98 USD
%
Chicago
14.98 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.58 USD
15%
Chicago
3.04 USD
Milk is 15% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.75 USD
-28%
Chicago
2.25 USD
Bus is 28% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
13.98 USD
14%
Chicago
11.98 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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