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
228 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 6/5/2017 and returning on 7/7/2017
Low 111 USD
228 USD
High 480 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.
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 July and December.
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are currently cheapest between June and July.
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
+21%
Major US Carrier
+22%
American Airlines
+24%
United Airlines
+30%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 5% 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.
momondo compares flights to Chicago from Los Angeles from 43 different sites.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+4%
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 45 minutes.
Direct flights available: 864 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Salt Lake City Intl - O'Hare Intl, Los Angeles Intl - Fll Intl - O'Hare Intl and Los Angeles Intl - Tucson Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago indirect via Salt Lake City Intl, Fll Intl or Tucson Intl.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 4
250 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 9
275 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 12min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 34min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 30 - Mar 31
282 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 12min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 32min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 3
276 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
5h 46min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 2
324 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 12min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 32min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 1
371 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
4h 12min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 32min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Apr 13 - Apr 17
176 USD
Flightsbank
LAX LAX
4h 15min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Apr 13 - Apr 18
203 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 34min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Apr 13 - Apr 25
207 USD
CheapTickets
LAX LAX
5h 39min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 34min
Direct
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 9
213 USD
CFEDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 1min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 4
222 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
4h 32min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
11h 20min
1 stop
CHI CHI
Return trip
Mar 30 - Apr 3
257 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
3h 59min
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
3.98 USD
1%
Chicago
3.93 USD
Cappuccino is 1.4% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
14.89 USD
%
Chicago
14.89 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.56 USD
19%
Chicago
2.88 USD
Milk is 19% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.74 USD
-29%
Chicago
2.23 USD
Bus is 29% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
13.89 USD
14%
Chicago
11.91 USD
movie theater is 14% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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