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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

$38

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 48% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $213 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $293.

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 August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $64.

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 November, December 2020

The best prices found for LAX to ORD flights for November, December
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$43pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$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
30 Nov - 10 Dec
$48pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-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 next year
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$43pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$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
30 Nov - 10 Dec
$48pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-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
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$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
1 Dec - 6 Dec
$48pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
6 Jan - 9 Jan
$49pp
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
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$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
30 Nov - 10 Dec
$48pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$49pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-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
7:59 pm - 1:46 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 47m
LAX - ORD
American Airlines
12:20 pm - 3:33 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
25h 13m
LAX - ORD
Frontier
$51
Gotogate
7:30 pm - 1:40 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
4h 10m
LAX - ORD
United Airlines
$52
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl flights.

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 Multiple Airlines for just $43, but on average you can expect to pay $56.

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 $64.

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, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average 64 flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare Intl per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 42% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% 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 5 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 40m. 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 $47, 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. Search Cheapflights for deals from Frontier and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $68 and $75, respectively. These flights start at 73% 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 Frontier ($20), Spirit Airlines ($22), and American Airlines ($36).

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

Destination information for Chicago-O'Hare Intl

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Chicago-O'Hare Intl
Flight duration
4h 07m
Average temperature for November in Chicago-O'Hare Intl
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Chicago-O'Hare Intl
2.8 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Chicago

Top 7 airlines 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 N/A 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 56% of LAX to ORD departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 28% of LAX to ORD departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 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
22 daily flights
Monday
48 daily flights
Tuesday
42 daily flights
Wednesday
37 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
31 daily flights
Saturday
40 daily flights
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