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How to find the cheapest flight from
Lafayette (LFT) to Chicago (CHI)

LFT - CHI
Price
$271 - $438
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

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

Round-trip from

$271

From Lafayette to Chicago

One-way from

$119

One-way flight from Lafayette to Chicago

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 Lafayette to Chicago?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Lafayette to Chicago. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Lafayette to Chicago?

To save on the cost of your flight from Lafayette to Chicago, 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 Lafayette to Chicago?

April can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Lafayette with a flight ticket averaging about $135. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $33. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Lafayette to Chicago (LFT - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Lafayette to Chicago in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Lafayette to Chicago in January, February 2021

The best prices found for LFT to CHI flights for January, February
5 Feb - 18 Feb
$257pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional
5 Feb - 18 Feb
$261pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional
15 Feb - 20 Feb
$266pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional

Lafayette to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Lafayette found for this year
19 Apr - 20 Apr
$200pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LFT
Lafayette Regional
2 Mar - 6 Mar
$237pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional
15 Apr - 18 Apr
$254pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional

One-way flights to Chicago from Lafayette

The cheapest one-way flights from Lafayette to Chicago
12:59 pm - 6:50 pm
Delta
1 Stop
5h 51m
LFT - ORD
Delta
$119
Delta
4:45 am - 3:10 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
10h 25m
LFT - ORD
United Airlines
$177
United
2:30 am - 10:15 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
7h 45m
LFT - MDW
Multiple Airlines
$506
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Lafayette to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Lafayette to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Lafayette 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 Lafayette 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Lafayette Regional to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Lafayette Regional to Chicago are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Lafayette Regional to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Lafayette Regional to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Lafayette to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Lafayette to Chicago for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $200, but on average you can expect to pay $330.

Are there nonstop flights from Lafayette to Chicago for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Lafayette to Chicago, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Lafayette weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 93 °F range in August. The weather in Chicago is generally colder than Lafayette's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Lafayette to Chicago?

Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines can get you from Lafayette to Chicago in just under 5h 21m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 49m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Lafayette to Chicago round-trip?

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $200. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Delta and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $257 and $309, respectively. American Airlines is priced at 44% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $119 on Delta. Another option is United Airlines, who have fights from $177.

Alternative routes for Lafayette to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Lafayette to Chicago
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Lafayette

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Lafayette to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Lafayette 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
American Airlines
$242 $391 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$241 $396 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$277 $506 No cancel fee N/A
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