Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago from $167

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

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

Best price found

$167

Fastest flight time

3h 53m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun

Airports in Chicago

3 airports
The best one-way flight to Chicago from Los Angeles in the past 72 hours is $167. The best return flight deal from Los Angeles to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $834.
The fastest flight from Los Angeles to Chicago takes 3h 53m
Direct flights go from Los Angeles to Chicago on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The only airline offering direct flights is American Airlines.
There are 3 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD)

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

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

August

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

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

Sunday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Sunday. The most expensive is usually Monday.

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

in the evening

Los Angeles to Chicago flights are approximately 62% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

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

Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines is the most popular carrier 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?

15 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Los Angeles to Chicago is approximately 15 days to departure

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)$1,179
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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)$634
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If you are looking to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago, you are most likely going to fly from Los Angeles Airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near Los Angeles Airport to depart from when travelling to Chicago and Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport, located in Santa Ana is a great option. If you are looking for an alternate airport to fly into near Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport, Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is a great option and is located in Chicago. The cheapest route from Los Angeles to Chicago is LAX — ORD with an average price of $634 RT during the month of May.


Easily compare return flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three 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
17 Aug.
LAX07:31Los Angeles
4h 06m
ORD11:37Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Aug.
ORD07:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 42m
1 stop
LAX15:52Los Angeles
Sun Country Air
22 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Sep.
ORD15:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 58m
1 stop
LAX09:58Los Angeles
United Airlines
3 Sep.
LAX19:05Los Angeles
8h 41m
1 stop
ORD03:46Chicago O'Hare Intl
4 Sep.
ORD08:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
4h 24m
LAX13:19Los Angeles
Sun Country Air
8 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Sep.
ORD15:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
19h 58m
1 stop
LAX10:58Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
17 Aug.
LAX07:31Los Angeles
4h 06m
ORD11:37Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Aug.
ORD17:59Chicago O'Hare Intl
4h 27m
LAX22:26Los Angeles
Sun Country Air
15 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Sep.
ORD15:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 58m
1 stop
LAX09:58Los 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 Spirit Airlines, Sun Country Air and United Airlines
Spirit Airlines
6 Sep.
LAX20:40Los Angeles
3h 57m
ORD00:37Chicago O'Hare Intl
Sun Country Air
15 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
29 Aug.
LAX19:59Los Angeles
7h 27m
1 stop
ORD03:26Chicago O'Hare Intl

Search last-minute flights to Chicago from Los Angeles

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Los Angeles to Chicago
Spirit Airlines
7 Jun.
LAX07:31Los Angeles
4h 07m
ORD11:38Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Jun.
ORD02:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
10h 51m
1 stop
LAX12:51Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
4 Jun.
LAX05:05Los Angeles
17h 38m
2 stops
ORD22:43Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Jun.
ORD01:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
32h 21m
2 stops
LAX09:51Los Angeles
United Airlines
6 Jun.
LAX20:20Los Angeles
3h 56m
ORD00:16Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Jun.
ORD13:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
4h 26m
LAX18:16Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
4 Jun.
LAX09:23Los Angeles
13h 20m
1 stop
ORD22:43Chicago O'Hare Intl
3 Jul.
ORD17:38Chicago O'Hare Intl
13h 32m
1 stop
LAX07:10Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
4 Jun.
LAX09:23Los Angeles
13h 20m
1 stop
ORD22:43Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Jun.
ORD17:38Chicago O'Hare Intl
13h 32m
1 stop
LAX07:10Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
4 Jun.
LAX09:23Los Angeles
9h 09m
1 stop
ORD18:32Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Jun.
ORD17:59Chicago O'Hare Intl
4h 26m
LAX22:25Los Angeles

Best airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chicago

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $139Free cancellationRating
6.2
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  • Spirit Airlines Flights From Los Angeles to Chicago

    Across 20 Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Chicago this week, the average price was $174, with the best Spirit Airlines deals starting from $99 return. 762 users have rated Spirit Airlines on momondo, with an average score of 6.2/10.


Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Chicago flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
17 Aug.
LAX07:31Los Angeles
4h 06m
ORD11:37Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Aug.
ORD07:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 42m
1 stop
LAX15:52Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
17 Aug.
LAX07:31Los Angeles
4h 06m
ORD11:37Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Aug.
ORD17:59Chicago O'Hare Intl
4h 27m
LAX22:26Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
24 Aug.
LAX10:31Los Angeles
4h 05m
ORD14:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Aug.
ORD01:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
9h 55m
1 stop
LAX11:25Los Angeles

Sun Country Air flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

Our best Sun Country Air deals on Los Angeles to Chicago flight tickets
Sun Country Air
22 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Sep.
ORD15:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 58m
1 stop
LAX09:58Los Angeles
Sun Country Air
8 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Sep.
ORD15:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 27m
1 stop
LAX09:57Los Angeles
Sun Country Air
15 Sep.
LAX13:35Los Angeles
23h 01m
1 stop
ORD12:36Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Sep.
ORD15:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 58m
1 stop
LAX09:58Los Angeles

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

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Los Angeles to Chicago, such as Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Alaska Airlines may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Los Angeles to Chicago by plane?

    A flight from Los Angeles to Chicago will travel around 2808.0 km. 4h 05m is a normal flight duration for this route.



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