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
212 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 3/27/2017 and returning on 4/28/2017
Low 116 USD
212 USD
High 490 USD
Choose my own dates
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 March and April.
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.
Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta Air Lines are the most popular choices flying from Los Angeles to Chicago.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+3%
Frontier Airlines
+10%
Delta Air Lines
+21%
American Airlines
+23%
Major US Carrier
+27%
United Airlines
+29%
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.
Los Angeles Intl - O'Hare Intl tends to be 2% cheaper than Los Angeles Intl - Midway.
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Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+3%
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 48 minutes.
Direct flights available: 959 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
Jan 19 - Jan 25
98 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 38min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 23
108 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 38min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 24
116 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Jan 23 - Jan 26
118 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jan 20 - Jan 22
126 USD
ExpediaCOM
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 44min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jan 20 - Jan 24
154 USD
CheapTickets
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Feb 2 - Feb 6
86 USD
GoToGateUS
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 38min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 2 - Feb 7
108 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 29min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 2 - Feb 5
142 USD
GoToGateUS
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 39min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 24
106 USD
CFEDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 21
111 USD
CFEDreamsCOM
CHI CHI
4h 41min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jan 19 - Jan 20
111 USD
GoToGateUS
CHI CHI
4h 38min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Wednesday, Wednesday, January 18, 2017

4°C
0°C

Thursday, Thursday, January 19, 2017

6°C
2°C

Friday, Friday, January 20, 2017

9°C
5°C

Saturday, Saturday, January 21, 2017

13°C
6°C

Sunday, Sunday, January 22, 2017

10°C
3°C

Monday, Monday, January 23, 2017

7°C
1°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, January 24, 2017

3°C
1°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, January 25, 2017

5°C
2°C

Thursday, Thursday, January 26, 2017

5°C
-1°C

Friday, Friday, January 27, 2017

0°C
-4°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
4.06 USD
3%
Chicago
3.94 USD
Cappuccino is 2.9% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
15 USD
%
Chicago
15 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.57 USD
17%
Chicago
2.97 USD
Milk is 17% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.75 USD
-29%
Chicago
2.25 USD
Bus is 29% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
14 USD
14%
Chicago
11.99 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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