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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)

Looking for the best tickets for Los Angeles to Chicago?

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Expect to pay
245 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 7/8/2016 and returning on 8/12/2016
Low 118 USD
279 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.
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 July and August.
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.
Popular airlines for this route are Sun Country Airlines, Spirit Airlines and 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.
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 Friday.
Friday 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 36 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 48 minutes.
Direct flights available: 839 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
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Wednesday
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Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 4
170 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 9
176 USD
CFOneTravel
LAX LAX
3h 55min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Apr 30 - Jun 3
222 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 4
170 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Apr 30 - Jun 3
222 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 1
231 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
May 14 - May 28
179 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
3h 58min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 25min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
May 14 - May 17
217 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
May 14 - May 18
218 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 4
119 USD
OneTravel
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 7
143 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Apr 30 - May 6
144 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Saturday, Saturday, April 30, 2016

10°C
7°C

Sunday, Sunday, May 1, 2016

9°C
7°C

Monday, Monday, May 2, 2016

15°C
8°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, May 3, 2016

16°C
12°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, May 4, 2016

14°C
7°C

Thursday, Thursday, May 5, 2016

13°C
9°C

Friday, Friday, May 6, 2016

15°C
8°C

Saturday, Saturday, May 7, 2016

17°C
11°C

Sunday, Sunday, May 8, 2016

20°C
11°C

Monday, Monday, May 9, 2016

16°C
13°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
4.12 USD
3%
Chicago
3.99 USD
Cappuccino is 3% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
15.13 USD
%
Chicago
15.13 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.81 USD
13%
Chicago
3.31 USD
Milk is 13% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.77 USD
-28%
Chicago
2.27 USD
Bus is 28% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
14.12 USD
14%
Chicago
12.11 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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