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
167 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago leaving on 11/25/2017 and returning on 12/29/2017
Low 105 USD
167 USD
High 466 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Chicago is approximately 53 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 September. Most expensive are March and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between November and December.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Major US Carrier are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Major US Carrier.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Spirit Airlines
+4%
Frontier Airlines
+10%
Major US Carrier
+16%
Delta Air Lines
+18%
Air Canada Rouge
+20%
American Airlines
+27%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 6% 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 Thursday.
Thursday 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 11% 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 49 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-O'Hare Intl
+28%
Los Angeles Intl-Midway
+31%
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: 852 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 - San Francisco Intl - O'Hare Intl.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Chicago indirect via Salt Lake City Intl, Lambert or San Francisco Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Chicago from Los Angeles
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 27
109 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 24
115 USD
ExploreTripDom
LAX LAX
4h 14min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 25
139 USD
OneTravel
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 22
147 USD
EDreamsUS
LAX LAX
4h 14min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Sep 21 - Sep 26
179 USD
CFFlyFarUS
LAX LAX
4h 5min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Sep 20 - Oct 8
189 USD
ExploreTripDom
LAX LAX
4h 14min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
Return trip
Oct 4 - Oct 11
110 USD
ExploreTripDom
LAX LAX
4h 9min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 36min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Oct 4 - Oct 8
135 USD
ExploreTripDom
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
4h 27min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Oct 4 - Oct 9
171 USD
KiwiUS
LAX LAX
4h 4min
Direct
CHI CHI
CHI CHI
11h 41min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles
Return trip
Sep 20 - Oct 27
111 USD
ExploreTripDom
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 5min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 23
137 USD
ExploreTripDom
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 14min
Direct
CHI CHI
Return trip
Sep 20 - Sep 22
137 USD
ExploreTripDom
CHI CHI
4h 33min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
4h 14min
Direct
CHI CHI

Weather forecast for Chicago

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Chicago.

Sunday, Sunday, September 17, 2017

27°C
19°C

Monday, Monday, September 18, 2017

23°C
21°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 19, 2017

27°C
23°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, September 20, 2017

29°C
23°C

Thursday, Thursday, September 21, 2017

29°C
24°C

Friday, Friday, September 22, 2017

28°C
23°C

Saturday, Saturday, September 23, 2017

28°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
4.05 USD
3%
Chicago
3.94 USD
Cappuccino is 2.7% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MEAL
Inexpensive
Los Angeles
14.95 USD
%
Chicago
14.95 USD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
MILK
1 liter
Los Angeles
3.8 USD
21%
Chicago
3 USD
Milk is 21% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
BUS
One-way ticket
Los Angeles
1.74 USD
-29%
Chicago
2.25 USD
Bus is 29% more expensive in Chicago than Los Angeles
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Los Angeles
14.95 USD
20%
Chicago
11.96 USD
movie theater is 20% cheaper in Chicago than Los Angeles
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