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
207 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 10/5/2017 and returning on 11/3/2017
Low 113 USD
207 USD
High 483 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Chicago is approximately 60 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 February and April. Most expensive are March and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between October and November.
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
+5%
Frontier Airlines
+11%
Delta Air Lines
+18%
Major US Carrier
+20%
American Airlines
+23%
Virgin America
+28%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 5% 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 10% 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 46 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+27%
Los Angeles Intl-Midway
+33%
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: 840 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Salt Lake City Intl - O'Hare Intl, Los Angeles Intl - Lambert - O'Hare Intl and Los Angeles Intl - Denver Intl - Midway.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago include Salt Lake City Intl, Lambert and Denver Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 30
214 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 28min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 29
252 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
4h 23min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 28
260 USD
Smartfares
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 22min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Jul 26 - Jul 30
214 USD
OneTwoTripUS
LAX LAX
4h 10min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 28min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 28
260 USD
Smartfares
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 22min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jul 26 - Aug 1
264 USD
AmericanAirlines
LAX LAX
6h 15min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 36min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 10
179 USD
BravoFly
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 22min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 12
179 USD
CFEDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 22min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Aug 8 - Aug 15
212 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 26min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 27
205 USD
Smartfares
CHI CHI
4h 22min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 5min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 25 - Jul 31
233 USD
OmegaTravelUS
CHI CHI
6h 28min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
7h 3min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Jul 25 - Aug 22
237 USD
FlyingCOM
CHI CHI
4h 23min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Monday, Monday, July 17, 2017

27°C
18°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 18, 2017

32°C
20°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

32°C
21°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 20, 2017

33°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, July 21, 2017

30°C
23°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 22, 2017

30°C
24°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 23, 2017

30°C
24°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
4.04 USD
1%
Chicago
4 USD
Cappuccino is 0.87% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
15.17 USD
%
Chicago
15.19 USD
Meal is 0.077% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.67 USD
20%
Chicago
2.94 USD
Milk is 20% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.77 USD
-28%
Chicago
2.28 USD
Bus is 28% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
15.17 USD
18%
Chicago
12.41 USD
movie theater is 18% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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