Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles from $100

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Flight information for Chicago to Los Angeles
(CHI to LAX)

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Best Price Found

$100

Fastest flight time

4h 17m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun

Airports in Los Angeles

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Los Angeles from Chicago in the past 72 hours is $100. The best round-trip flight deal from Chicago to Los Angeles found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $221.
The fastest flight from Chicago to Los Angeles takes 4h 17m
Direct flights go from Chicago to Los Angeles on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is American Airlines.
There is 1 airport near Los Angeles: Los Angeles (LAX)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Los Angeles

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Los Angeles?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Los Angeles from Chicago is August. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Los Angeles?

Saturday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Saturday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Los Angeles?

in the evening

Chicago to Los Angeles flights are approximately 17% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Los Angeles from Chicago?

Juneyao Airlines

Alaska Airlines, Frontier, and Juneyao Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest Chicago to Los Angeles flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Los Angeles

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles for the best Chicago - Los Angeles flight prices

How far in advance should you book Chicago to Los Angeles flights?

13 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Los Angeles is approximately 13 days to departure

Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX)$206
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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX)$365
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Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD) to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA)$252
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Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD) to Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR)$317
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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA)$299
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Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD) to Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB)$296
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When you’re planning your trip from Chicago to Los Angeles, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Los Angeles Airport. When booking your trip to Los Angeles, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when traveling to Los Angeles, you can try Chicago Midway Airport (in Chicago) or Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (in Chicago). When traveling from Chicago, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Los Angeles. Good options for arrival airports in Los Angeles, you can try Los Angeles Airport (in Los Angeles), Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (in Santa Ana), or Burbank Bob Hope Airport (in Burbank). In May, $206 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Chicago to Los Angeles which you can find when you fly ORD — LAX.


Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Chicago to Los Angeles by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Aug 24
ORD6:18 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:43 pmLos Angeles
Aug 24
LAX8:40 pmLos Angeles
3h 57m
ORD12:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Sun Country Air
Sep 12
ORD3:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
19h 58m
1 stop
LAX10:58 amLos Angeles
Sep 14
LAX9:55 amLos Angeles
28h 11m
1 stop
ORD2:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Aug 23
ORD1:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 32m
LAX5:32 amLos Angeles
Aug 29
LAX1:05 pmLos Angeles
10h 50m
1 stop
ORD11:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Southwest
Oct 26
MDW5:35 pmChicago Midway
4h 20m
LAX9:55 pmLos Angeles
Oct 29
LAX1:35 amLos Angeles
4h 05m
MDW5:40 amChicago Midway
Delta
Sep 10
MDW5:22 amChicago Midway
7h 28m
1 stop
LAX12:50 pmLos Angeles
Sep 20
LAX8:50 pmLos Angeles
5h 56m
1 stop
MDW2:46 amChicago Midway
Spirit Airlines
Aug 23
ORD6:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 32m
LAX11:24 amLos Angeles
Aug 31
LAX3:09 pmLos Angeles
3h 57m
ORD7:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Los Angeles, view some of our deals below provided by Spirit Airlines and Sun Country Air
Spirit Airlines
Sep 20
ORD6:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 32m
LAX11:24 amLos Angeles
Sun Country Air
Sep 29
ORD4:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
27h 58m
1 stop
LAX8:53 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Aug 24
ORD3:36 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
26h 59m
1 stop
LAX6:35 pmLos Angeles

Search last-minute flights to Los Angeles from Chicago

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
May 29
ORD1:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 19m
LAX5:19 amLos Angeles
Jun 7
LAX12:24 pmLos Angeles
5h 34m
1 stop
ORD5:58 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
May 27
ORD3:36 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 37m
1 stop
LAX8:13 amLos Angeles
May 31
LAX3:45 pmLos Angeles
4h 06m
ORD7:51 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
May 28
ORD1:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 19m
LAX5:19 amLos Angeles
Jun 3
LAX8:30 pmLos Angeles
4h 04m
ORD12:34 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
May 28
ORD3:36 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 44m
1 stop
LAX5:20 amLos Angeles
Jun 3
LAX8:30 pmLos Angeles
4h 04m
ORD12:34 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
May 28
ORD1:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 19m
LAX5:19 amLos Angeles
Jun 3
LAX8:30 pmLos Angeles
4h 04m
ORD12:34 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
May 29
ORD1:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 19m
LAX5:19 amLos Angeles
Jun 3
LAX8:30 pmLos Angeles
4h 04m
ORD12:34 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Best airlines flying from Chicago to Los Angeles

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to Los Angeles with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Juneyao AirlinesPriceFrom $11Free CancellationRating
0.0
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Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $66Free CancellationRating
6.2
6.4

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

6.9

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

The flight attendants and staff were all rude. We were trying to make the most of our flight being so delayed, but the attitude from every attendant was very discouraging. Will never fly spirit again.

1 / 10
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $97Free CancellationRating
7.4
7.7

Boarding

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.9

Entertainment

6.6

Food

Reviews

Flight was smooth from Check in to land in sfo Worth if

1 / 10
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $98Free CancellationRating
7.4
7.8

Boarding

7.4

Comfort

8.2

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.6

Food

Reviews

Wi-Fi didn't work. Super inconvenient.

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $107Free CancellationRating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

One of the crew member weren’t to pleasant

1 / 10
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Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $110Free CancellationRating
8.0
8.3

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

Quick easy check-in, very friendly staff at the airport. Our flight arrived early, which was nice, but then we had to wait a long time for our luggage to come out. Overall, it was a good experience.

1 / 10
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FrontierPriceFrom $124Free CancellationRating
6.1
6.4

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

6.9

Crew

4.7

Entertainment

5.0

Food

Reviews

Nothing, the boarding process snd the baggage handling process for checking & pick up at destination was delayed and confusing

1 / 10
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  • United Airlines Flights From Chicago to Los Angeles

    United Airlines flies from Chicago to Los Angeles around 39 times per week, with 695 momondo users rating the airline 7.4/10. The cheapest United Airlines deal from Chicago to Los Angeles in the last 72 hours was $97 (round-trip), much lower than the average airfare cost of $288 for United Airlines flights on this route.

  • American Airlines Flights From Chicago to Los Angeles

    American Airlines is also a popular choice for this route. American Airlines flight deals for Chicago to Los Angeles start from as low as $98 round-trip, depending on your selected dates, with average American Airlines deals seen on momondo around $364. American Airlines operates 38 flights to Los Angeles from Chicago in an average week. Users have rated it 7.4/10 across 472 reviews.


Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Chicago to Los Angeles flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
Aug 24
ORD6:18 amChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:43 pmLos Angeles
Aug 24
LAX8:40 pmLos Angeles
3h 57m
ORD12:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Aug 23
ORD6:52 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 32m
LAX11:24 amLos Angeles
Aug 31
LAX3:09 pmLos Angeles
3h 57m
ORD7:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Aug 16
ORD1:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 32m
LAX5:32 amLos Angeles
Aug 22
LAX8:40 pmLos Angeles
3h 57m
ORD12:37 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Delta flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

Our best Delta deals on Chicago to Los Angeles flight tickets
Delta
Sep 10
MDW5:22 amChicago Midway
7h 28m
1 stop
LAX12:50 pmLos Angeles
Sep 20
LAX8:50 pmLos Angeles
5h 56m
1 stop
MDW2:46 amChicago Midway
Delta
Aug 16
MDW5:22 amChicago Midway
7h 12m
1 stop
LAX12:34 pmLos Angeles
Aug 16
LAX8:53 pmLos Angeles
5h 51m
1 stop
MDW2:44 amChicago Midway
Delta
Aug 27
MDW10:13 amChicago Midway
8h 00m
1 stop
LAX6:13 pmLos Angeles
Sep 2
LAX8:53 pmLos Angeles
5h 51m
1 stop
MDW2:44 amChicago Midway

  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to Los Angeles offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Los Angeles are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines.

  • How far is Chicago to Los Angeles by plane?

    Los Angeles is 1744.8 mi away from Chicago. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 4h 19m.



Alternative routes for Chicago to Los Angeles

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Chicago to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time4h 30m
Cheapest price$258
Chicago to San Diego Flights
Fastest flight time4h 04m
Cheapest price$205
Chicago to Santa Ana Flights
Fastest flight time4h 08m
Cheapest price$252
Chicago to Oakland, California Flights
Fastest flight time4h 35m
Cheapest price$180
Chicago to Burbank Flights
Fastest flight time6h 24m
Cheapest price$294
Chicago to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time4h 33m
Cheapest price$331
Chicago to Sacramento Flights
Fastest flight time4h 23m
Cheapest price$247
St. Louis to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time3h 45m
Cheapest price$250
Chicago to Reno Flights
Fastest flight time4h 16m
Cheapest price$272
Chicago to Palm Springs Flights
Fastest flight time4h 15m
Cheapest price$275
Chicago to Long Beach Flights
Fastest flight time6h 10m
Cheapest price$296
St. Louis to San Francisco Flights
Fastest flight time5h 53m
Cheapest price$246

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