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

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl are usually found in August or July, booked 17 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

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

$49

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

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 35% on the overall cost on flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl.

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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl (LAX - ORD)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl in March, April 2021

16 Apr - 23 Apr
$42pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Apr - 23 Apr
$44pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Mar - 16 Mar
$47pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

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

16 Apr - 23 Apr
$42pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Apr - 23 Apr
$44pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Mar - 16 Mar
$47pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

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

16 Apr - 23 Apr
$42pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Apr - 23 Apr
$44pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Mar - 16 Mar
$47pp
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

12 Mar - 16 Mar
$47pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Mar - 14 Mar
$50pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Mar - 14 Mar
$51pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

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

2:00 am - 8:00 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
4h 00m
LAX - ORD
United Airlines
$49
United
10:47 am - 1:49 am
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 02m
LAX - ORD
Frontier
$51
Gotogate
2:15 am - 1:00 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 45m
LAX - ORD
Multiple Airlines
$52
Gotogate

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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 and Delta are some 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.

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 $42, but on average you can expect to pay $55.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl is less than $55.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 35 flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 60% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 6% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 34% of flight departures

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

In Los Angeles, there will be same rainfall in Los Angeles compared to Chicago-O'Hare Intl over the next 9 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 42m. Los Angeles and Chicago-O'Hare Intl are separated by a distance of 1750 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl round-trip?

Currently priced at $42, 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. Check Cheapflights for deals on American Airlines for as low as $59. These flights start at 76% 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 ($20), Frontier ($37), and United Airlines ($49).

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

Destination information for Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Flight duration
4h 16m
Average temperature for March in Chicago-O'Hare Intl
48.2 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Chicago-O'Hare Intl
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Chicago

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

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

Morning 6 AM to noon 71% of LAX to ORD departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of LAX to ORD departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 12% 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
Sunday
21 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
29 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
42 daily flights
Friday
23 daily flights
Saturday
21 daily flights
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