Cheap flights from La Guardia to Chicago (LGA - CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
La Guardia (LGA) to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best LGA to CHI flight in 2021: compare La Guardia to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
LGA - CHI
Price
$143 - $281
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$143

From La Guardia to Chicago

One-way from

$85

One-way flight from La Guardia to Chicago

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 La Guardia to Chicago?

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 20 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from La Guardia to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $137.

What is the cheapest month to fly from La Guardia to Chicago?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Chicago from La Guardia. Users have commonly found prices around $135 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $33. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from La Guardia to Chicago in June, July 2021

The best prices found for LGA to CHI flights for June, July
16 Jun - 19 Jun
$94pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
16 Jun - 23 Jun
$96pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
18 Jun - 23 Jun
$107pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

La Guardia to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from La Guardia found for this year
8 Sep - 15 Sep
$80pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
18 Sep - 25 Sep
$81pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
14 Sep - 18 Sep
$93pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Non-stop flights to Chicago from La Guardia

Save time with La Guardia to Chicago direct flight deals
8 Sep - 15 Sep
$80pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
18 Sep - 25 Sep
$81pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
14 Sep - 18 Sep
$93pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Last minute flights from La Guardia to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from La Guardia, departing today and this week
18 Jun - 23 Jun
$96pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
18 Jun - 23 Jun
$107pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
19 Jun - 21 Jun
$109pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

One-way flights to Chicago from La Guardia

The cheapest one-way flights from La Guardia to Chicago
5:55 am - 12:15 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 20m
LGA - ORD
American Airlines
1:30 pm - 3:14 pm
Delta
Nonstop
2h 44m
LGA - ORD
Delta
$86
Delta
5:41 pm - 9:37 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
16h 56m
LGA - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$90
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From La Guardia to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from La Guardia to Chicago 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 La Guardia and Chicago 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.

Which airlines flying from New York LaGuardia to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York LaGuardia to Chicago have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from La Guardia to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from La Guardia to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $80, but on average you can expect to pay $107.

Are there nonstop flights from La Guardia to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from La Guardia to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from La Guardia to Chicago is less than $122.

Are there last-minute flights available from La Guardia to Chicago for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from La Guardia to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

Is La Guardia weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Expect the weather to be around 86 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Chicago is generally colder than in La Guardia.

How long is the flight from La Guardia to Chicago?

A quick flight from La Guardia to Chicago can take about 2h 31m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $80. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from La Guardia to Chicago round-trip?

Spirit Airlines, at $80, was found to be the cheapest airline from La Guardia to Chicago.. You may be able to fly from La Guardia to Chicago for 58% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from La Guardia to Chicago one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $38. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from La Guardia to Chicago for a low price.

Alternative routes for La Guardia to Chicago

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

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from La Guardia to Chicago.
Flight duration
2h 27m
Average temperature for June in Chicago
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Chicago
3.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 6 airlines flying from La Guardia to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from La Guardia to Chicago 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
Spirit Airlines
$57 $149 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$73 $215 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$73 $220 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$186 $352 No cancel fee 62%
Southwest
$265 $416 No cancel fee 63%
Delta
$73 $494 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from La Guardia to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from La Guardia towards Chicago.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 41% of LGA to CHI departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of LGA to CHI departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 22% of LGA to CHI departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of LGA to CHI departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from La Guardia to Chicago
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from La Guardia to Chicago.
Sunday
38 daily flights
Monday
50 daily flights
Tuesday
50 daily flights
Wednesday
52 daily flights
Thursday
51 daily flights
Friday
56 daily flights
Saturday
42 daily flights
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