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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
189 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 4/18/2016 and returning on 5/20/2016
Low 115 USD
212 USD
High 483 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 April and May.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Sun Country Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Sun Country Airlines are the most popular choices flying from Los Angeles to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+6%
Delta Air Lines
+11%
Sun Country Airlines
+11%
Frontier Airlines
+19%
American Airlines
+32%
United Airlines
+33%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 3% more expensive in the noon 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 29 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
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 45 minutes.
Direct flights available: 757 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.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago include Saint Paul Intl, Memphis Intl and 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
Feb 11 - Feb 18
137 USD
CheapBestFares
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 17
138 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 14
139 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 18
137 USD
CheapBestFares
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 17
138 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 14
139 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Feb 25 - Feb 29
117 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 25 - Feb 27
120 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 25 - Feb 28
135 USD
ExpediaMobCOM
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 14
134 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Feb 11 - Mar 02
189 USD
SkyPickerUS
CHI CHI
7h 59min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 18
211 USD
CFOneTravel
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 5min
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
3.94 USD
2%
Chicago
3.85 USD
Cappuccino is 2.3% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
DOMESTIC BEER
0.5 liter
Los Angeles
4.98 USD
%
Chicago
4.98 USD
Domestic beer is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
14.92 USD
%
Chicago
14.92 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
1 USD
12%
Chicago
0.88 USD
Milk is 12% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.74 USD
-28%
Chicago
2.24 USD
Bus is 28% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
13.93 USD
14%
Chicago
11.94 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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