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
243 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 8/6/2017 and returning on 9/8/2017
Low 110 USD
243 USD
High 482 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Chicago is approximately 59 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 July and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between August and September.
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
+3%
Frontier Airlines
+6%
Delta Air Lines
+17%
Major US Carrier
+19%
American Airlines
+23%
United Airlines
+27%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 5% 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 4% 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 45 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+9%
Los Angeles Intl-Midway
+14%
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: 822 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Salt Lake City Intl - O'Hare Intl, Los Angeles Intl - Denver Intl - Midway and Los Angeles Intl - Fll Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago indirect via Salt Lake City Intl, Denver Intl or Fll Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
May 29 - Jun 1
260 USD
OmegaTravelUS
LAX LAX
3h 56min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 16min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
May 29 - May 31
261 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 6min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
May 29 - May 29
368 USD
CrystalTravelUS
LAX LAX
4h 12min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
May 29 - Jun 1
260 USD
OmegaTravelUS
LAX LAX
3h 56min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 16min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
May 29 - May 31
261 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 6min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
May 30 - Jun 17
263 USD
Cheapoair
LAX LAX
4h 30min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 44min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Jun 11 - Jun 17
247 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 25min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 44min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jun 11 - Jun 12
249 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
10h 30min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jun 11 - Jun 21
264 USD
OmegaTravelUS
LAX LAX
5h 54min
1 stop
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
8h 23min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
May 29 - Jun 2
206 USD
EDreamsUS
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 3min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 29 - May 31
232 USD
KiwiUS
CHI CHI
4h 24min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 2min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
May 29 - Jun 6
235 USD
CheapTicketsDeal
CHI CHI
4h 34min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 9min
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
3.92 USD
%
Chicago
3.92 USD
Cappuccino is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
15.01 USD
1%
Chicago
14.91 USD
Meal is 0.67% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.62 USD
19%
Chicago
2.95 USD
Milk is 19% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.76 USD
-41%
Chicago
2.48 USD
Bus is 41% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
14 USD
15%
Chicago
11.94 USD
movie theater is 15% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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