Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl (LAX - ORD)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to ORD flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago-O'Hare Intl.
LAX - ORD
Price
$102 - $275
ORD
Temperature
35.6 - 86 °F
ORD
Rainfall
1.5 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$102

From Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

One-way from

$72

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl?

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl, book at least 20 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $137 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $157.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl?

Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $33.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl in June, July 2021

The best prices found for LAX to ORD flights for June, July
29 Jul - 31 Jul
$118pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Jul - 31 Jul
$119pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Jul - 20 Jul
$129pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago-O'Hare Intl from Los Angeles found for this year
11 Sep - 21 Sep
$98pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Sep - 14 Sep
$99pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Sep - 25 Sep
$100pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Chicago-O'Hare Intl from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl direct flight deals
31 Aug - 2 Oct
$129pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Sep - 21 Sep
$135pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Sep - 21 Sep
$136pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago-O'Hare Intl from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
26 Jun - 25 Sep
$146pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Jun - 6 Jul
$149pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
25 Jun - 25 Sep
$156pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Chicago-O'Hare Intl from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl
9:21 pm - 3:26 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
4h 05m
LAX - ORD
American Airlines
2:30 pm - 2:20 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
9h 50m
LAX - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$84
Hotwire
8:39 am - 7:43 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 04m
LAX - ORD
Frontier
$85
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Chicago-O'Hare Intl for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl?

Los Angeles (LAX), located 9.4 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl. 8 airlines have flights from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl on a regular basis. Booking flights from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 69 outbound flights to Chicago O'Hare Intl per day.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $98, but on average you can expect to pay $116.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl is less than $148.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl on average per day?

On average 17 flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 6% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 29% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 65% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Chicago-O'Hare Intl?

In Los Angeles, there will be less rainfall in Los Angeles compared to Chicago-O'Hare Intl over the next 2 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Chicago-O'Hare Intl?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Chicago-O'Hare Intl is typically colder than in Los Angeles. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl?

Departing from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl will take you 3h 59m. Los Angeles and Chicago-O'Hare Intl are separated by a distance of 1750 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl round-trip?

Currently priced at $98, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. This flight start at 45% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl are Spirit Airlines ($50), American Airlines ($72), and Frontier ($82).

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl.
Flight duration
4h 19m
Average temperature for June in Chicago-O'Hare Intl
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Chicago-O'Hare Intl
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Chicago

Top 7 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
$114 $195 No cancel fee 83%
Alaska Airlines
$91 $208 No cancel fee 75%
Frontier
$97 $208 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$81 $213 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$122 $225 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$91 $270 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$86 $275 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles towards Chicago-O'Hare Intl.
Morning 6 AM to noon 61% of LAX to ORD departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 19% of LAX to ORD departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 16% of LAX to ORD departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 4% of LAX to ORD departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl.
Sunday
67 daily flights
Monday
68 daily flights
Tuesday
66 daily flights
Wednesday
79 daily flights
Thursday
77 daily flights
Friday
78 daily flights
Saturday
52 daily flights
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