$265+ Cheap flights from Lake Charles (LCH) to Chicago (CHI)

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/18. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LCH — CHI
Jul 20 — Jul 271

Cheap flight deals from Lake Charles to Chicago

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Lake Charles (LCH) to Chicago (CHI). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated July 15, 2024.

Round-trip from

$265
(American Airlines)
From Lake Charles to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Lake Charles to Chicago?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Lake Charles 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.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from LCH to CHI?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Lake Charles to Chicago at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 10% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap Lake Charles to Chicago flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Lake Charles to Chicago specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,777,731 searches. Prices were last updated on July 15, 2024.
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 8/116:15 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop5h 58mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/172:01 pmORD - LCH
1 stop6h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$318
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 8/116:15 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop5h 58mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/1712:55 pmORD - LCH
2 stops8h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$323
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 8/116:15 pmLCH - ORD
2 stops13h 40mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/1711:10 amORD - LCH
2 stops9h 46mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$448

Lake Charles to Chicago 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Lake Charles and Chicago in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,777,731 searches. Data last updated July 15, 2024.
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/186:24 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop5h 12mAmerican Airlines
Mon 10/215:00 pmORD - LCH
1 stop5h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/15$265
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 8/116:15 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop5h 58mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/172:01 pmORD - LCH
1 stop6h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$318
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 8/116:15 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop5h 58mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/1712:55 pmORD - LCH
2 stops8h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$323
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/14. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/186:00 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop6h 12mUnited Airlines
Mon 10/216:17 pmORD - LCH
2 stops17h 16mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/14$377
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/14. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/186:00 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop6h 12mUnited Airlines
Mon 10/216:00 amORD - LCH
1 stop5h 33mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/14$392
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/186:00 pmLCH - ORD
1 stop6h 12mUnited Airlines
Mon 10/216:15 amORD - LCH
2 stops11h 08mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$397
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 8/116:15 pmLCH - ORD
2 stops13h 40mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/1711:10 amORD - LCH
2 stops9h 46mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$448
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/14. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/186:00 pmLCH - ORD
2 stops13h 49mUnited Airlines
Mon 10/216:17 pmORD - LCH
2 stops17h 16mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/14$462
This United deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/15. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/186:00 pmLCH - ORD
2 stops13h 49mUnited Airlines
Mon 10/216:15 amORD - LCH
2 stops11h 08mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/15$483

Find flights from Lake Charles to Chicago within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Lake Charles to Chicago that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,777,731 searches. Data last updated July 15, 2024.

Fly from

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Fly to

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Budget

$265 - $483

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Fri 10/18

1 stop5h 12m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 10/21

1 stop5h 35m

$265

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Sun 8/11

1 stop5h 58m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sat 8/17

1 stop6h 55m

$318

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Sun 8/11

1 stop5h 58m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sat 8/17

2 stops8h 01m

$323

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Fri 10/18

1 stop6h 12m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 10/21

2 stops17h 16m

$377

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Fri 10/18

1 stop6h 12m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 10/21

1 stop5h 33m

$392

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Fri 10/18

1 stop6h 12m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 10/21

2 stops11h 08m

$397

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Sun 8/11

2 stops13h 40m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Sat 8/17

2 stops9h 46m

$448

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Fri 10/18

2 stops13h 49m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 10/21

2 stops17h 16m

$462

Lake CharlesChicago O'Hare Intl

LCH - ORD

LCHORD

Lake Charles

Fri 10/18

2 stops13h 49m

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 10/21

2 stops11h 08m

$483

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Deals found on 7/15

What is the cheapest day to fly from Lake Charles to Chicago?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Lake Charles to Chicago. Price data was last updated on July 14, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Lake Charles to Chicago flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Lake Charles to Chicago

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Temperature and rainfall in Chicago by month

Plan your trip to Chicago by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Chicago, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 23.0 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Chicago

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Chicago. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Chicago. Reviews last updated July 15, 2024.
7.4
Good
10,000 reviews

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

More comfort and free, fast Wi-Fi would always be appreciated.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
7.4
Good
10,000 reviews

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

More comfort and free, fast Wi-Fi would always be appreciated.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
7.4
Good
10,000 reviews

Crew

8.1

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

More comfort and free, fast Wi-Fi would always be appreciated.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Lake Charles to Chicago. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Lake Charles to Chicago?

    For a flight from Lake Charles to Chicago, you will be flying from Lake Charles. Lake Charles (LCH) is just 6.1 mi from the center of the city. Lake Charles is the only Lake Charles airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Chicago per day. 1 airline has flights to Chicago from Lake Charles on a regular basis.

  • Can I find flights from Lake Charles to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Lake Charles to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $265, but on average you can expect to pay $385.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Lake Charles to Chicago round-trip?

    According to our current data, American Airlines ($265), and United Airlines ($318) offers the cheapest pricing from Lake Charles to Chicago.

  • What does LCH to ORD mean?

    LCH and ORD are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. LCH to ORD refers to a flight route from Lake Charles Airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. While you’re still figuring out your travel plans, it’s not a bad idea to learn the names and codes of other airports around these areas: Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), Chicago Greater Rockford Airport (RFD).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Lake Charles to Chicago that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Lake Charles to Chicago flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Lake Charles to Chicago with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Lake Charles to Chicago flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Lake Charles to Chicago that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Lake Charles to Chicago flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Lake Charles to Chicago?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Lake Charles to Chicago.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Lake Charles to Chicago?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Lake Charles to Chicago by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Lake Charles to Chicago that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Lake Charles to Chicago offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Lake Charles to Chicago?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Lake Charles to Chicago flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Lake Charles to Chicago flight deals updated?

    The Lake Charles to Chicago flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/15.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Lake Charles to Chicago?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Lake Charles to Chicago (average of $244). Flying from Lake Charles to Chicago in June is currently the most expensive (average of $308). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top airline flying from Lake Charles to Chicago

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American AirlinesCheapest$314Average$348FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%

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