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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago from $56

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from Los Angeles to Chicago departing on 8/15. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
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Easily compare round-trip flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Chicago by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
May 8
LAX6:05 amLos Angeles
4h 07m
ORD12:12 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 8
ORD5:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 02m
1 stop
LAX10:52 pmLos Angeles
Allegiant Air
Sep 5
LAX1:10 pmLos Angeles
3h 50m
RFD7:00 pmChicago Greater Rockford
Sep 8
RFD7:50 pmChicago Greater Rockford
4h 05m
LAX9:55 pmLos Angeles
Frontier
May 14
LAX8:11 amLos Angeles
14h 45m
1 stop
ORD12:56 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 18
ORD7:59 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 20m
1 stop
LAX7:19 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
May 18
LAX6:05 amLos Angeles
4h 07m
ORD12:12 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 21
ORD7:59 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
13h 20m
1 stop
LAX7:19 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
May 21
LAX11:55 pmLos Angeles
4h 05m
ORD6:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 22
ORD1:13 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 34m
1 stop
LAX8:47 pmLos Angeles
Sun Country Air
May 19
LAX11:59 pmLos Angeles
17h 04m
1 stop
ORD7:03 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 26
ORD8:30 amChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 18m
1 stop
LAX10:48 pmLos Angeles

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

If you're looking for one-way flights from Los Angeles to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by Allegiant Air, Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Allegiant Air
Aug 15
LAX1:10 pmLos Angeles
3h 50m
RFD7:00 pmChicago Greater Rockford
Spirit Airlines
Jun 1
LAX6:05 amLos Angeles
4h 07m
ORD12:12 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
May 14
LAX8:11 amLos Angeles
14h 45m
1 stop
ORD12:56 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Search last-minute flights to Chicago from Los Angeles

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Los Angeles to Chicago
Frontier
Apr 30
LAX9:33 pmLos Angeles
12h 03m
1 stop
MDW11:36 amChicago Midway
May 6
MDW9:55 pmChicago Midway
12h 45m
1 stop
LAX8:40 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
May 4
LAX11:40 pmLos Angeles
6h 54m
1 stop
ORD8:34 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 7
ORD7:03 amChicago O'Hare Intl
19h 50m
2 stops
LAX12:53 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
May 4
LAX11:40 pmLos Angeles
6h 54m
1 stop
ORD8:34 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 20
ORD3:47 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 51m
1 stop
LAX9:38 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
May 3
LAX12:15 amLos Angeles
3h 58m
ORD6:13 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 7
ORD5:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 25m
LAX7:31 pmLos Angeles
Delta
Apr 29
LAX12:30 amLos Angeles
8h 07m
1 stop
MDW10:37 amChicago Midway
May 7
MDW6:29 amChicago Midway
6h 27m
1 stop
LAX10:56 amLos Angeles
Sun Country Air
May 2
LAX6:15 pmLos Angeles
24h 03m
1 stop
ORD8:18 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 17
ORD8:00 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 13m
1 stop
LAX10:13 amLos Angeles

Best airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chicago

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Chicago with momondo
Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $95Free CancellationRating
8.0
9,110 reviews
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Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $103Free CancellationRating
6.4
8,754 reviews
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FrontierPriceFrom $114Free CancellationRating
6.3
4,139 reviews
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $198Free CancellationRating
7.4
11,255 reviews
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DeltaPriceFrom $212Free CancellationRating
8.0
11,004 reviews
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $216Free CancellationRating
7.3
14,898 reviews
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Sun Country AirPriceFrom $233Free CancellationRating
7.2
663 reviews
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  • United Airlines Flights From Los Angeles to Chicago

    The lowest priced United Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Chicago from the last 72 hours was $198. Generally, United Airlines has 36 flights on this route every week with an average price of $377. United Airlines is rated 7.4/10 by our users.

  • American Airlines Flights From Los Angeles to Chicago

    Another popular option for Los Angeles to Chicago flights is American Airlines (7.3/10, 14,898 ratings). American Airlines flies from Los Angeles to Chicago around 49 times per week, with deals starting from $216 round-trip and rising to an average price of around $400.


Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Chicago flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
May 8
LAX6:05 amLos Angeles
4h 07m
ORD12:12 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
May 8
ORD5:50 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 02m
1 stop
LAX10:52 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
May 21
LAX11:55 pmLos Angeles
4h 05m
ORD6:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 22
ORD1:13 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
9h 34m
1 stop
LAX8:47 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Jun 3
LAX6:05 amLos Angeles
4h 07m
ORD12:12 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 3
ORD7:52 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
7h 27m
1 stop
LAX1:19 amLos Angeles

American Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Our best American Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Chicago flight tickets
American Airlines
Jul 31
LAX7:36 pmLos Angeles
7h 53m
1 stop
ORD5:29 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Aug 7
ORD7:35 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 12m
LAX9:47 amLos Angeles
American Airlines
May 3
LAX12:15 amLos Angeles
3h 58m
ORD6:13 amChicago O'Hare Intl
May 7
ORD5:06 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 25m
LAX7:31 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
Jun 15
LAX6:06 pmLos Angeles
4h 10m
ORD12:16 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Jun 22
ORD6:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
4h 20m
LAX8:20 amLos Angeles

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

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 Los Angeles to Chicago?

January. The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from Los Angeles is January. Most expensive is June

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

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

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

In the evening. Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 24% more expensive at noon than in the evening

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

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

What is the cheapest Los Angeles to Chicago flight route?

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

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

45 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Los Angeles to Chicago is approximately 45 days to departure

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago on average per day?

As of April 2024, 104 flights take off from Los Angeles and land in Chicago each day. The most common flight departure time for this route is 6:00AM, with 48% of daily flights taking off at noon.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago on average per week?

As of April 2024, there are 730 flights per week flying from Los Angeles to Chicago. The most common day of the week flights depart is Monday, with 15% of flights taking off on this day.

What cabin class options are available on Los Angeles to Chicago flights?

There are 4 cabin classes available to choose from on Los Angeles to Chicago flights. Cabin price and availability will vary by airline so perform a search above to find the right deals for you.

Can stopping save me money on Los Angeles to Chicago flights?

You could potentially save up to 9% on your flight if you consider stops on a Los Angeles to Chicago flight.

Cheap Los Angeles to Chicago (LAX to CHI) flight deals and tips

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Los Angeles to Chicago

Best Price Found

$56

Fastest flight time

3h 50m

Direct flights

Every day

Airports in Chicago

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Chicago from Los Angeles in the past 72 hours is $56. The best round-trip flight deal from Los Angeles to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $82.
The fastest flight from Los Angeles to Chicago takes 3h 50m
Direct flights go from Los Angeles to Chicago every day.
There are 2 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

  • How far is Los Angeles to Chicago by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Los Angeles to Chicago is 1744.8 mi. Typically, this will take 3h 50m by plane in normal conditions.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from Los Angeles Airport to Chicago?

    Prices for flights from Los Angeles Airport to Chicago are updated daily.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from Los Angeles Airport to Chicago?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from Los Angeles Airport to Chicago?

    The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel from Los Angeles Airport to Chicago.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Chicago?

    The travel and health documents required for your trip to Chicago can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s license, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Chicago. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal from Los Angeles to Chicago?

We help find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo compares prices from hundreds of airlines and travel agents and helps you filter them to find the best flight from Los Angeles to Chicago for you.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Chicago with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago with flexible booking policies can be found by using the search form above and then selecting our dedicated flexible booking filter, which will highlight only the flights where this policy is applied.

How can momondo help me find flights from Los Angeles to Chicago?

Once you have performed a search in the form on the page, momondo provides useful filters and insights. We can show you the cheapest days and times to fly as well as help filter your options to help you make an informed choice when booking flights to Chicago from Los Angeles.

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