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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago (LAX - CHI)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Chicago are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

LAX - CHI
Price
$163 - $284
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Average price $199 Average for round-trip flights in March 2020
Round-trip from $163 From Los Angeles to Chicago

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chicago in April 2020

The best prices found for LAX to ORD flights for April
1 Apr - 2 Apr
$35pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Apr - 12 Apr
$37pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Apr - 23 Apr
$38pp
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 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Los Angeles found for this year
1 May - 3 May
$35pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 May - 10 May
$43pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Apr - 3 May
$49pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Chicago direct flight deals
27 Mar - 5 Apr
$35pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Mar - 4 Apr
$37pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
17 Apr - 23 Apr
$38pp
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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
27 Mar - 5 Apr
$35pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Mar - 4 Apr
$37pp
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 Apr - 4 Apr
$38pp
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 from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Chicago
6:45 am - 12:58 pm
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
4h 13m
LAX - ORD
Alaska Airlines
$83
Elumbus
9:20 pm - 3:27 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
4h 07m
LAX - ORD
Major Airline
$184
Flightsbank
8:53 am - 2:59 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 06m
LAX - ORD
Spirit Airlines
$270
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Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Chicago
Flight duration
4h 18m
Average temperature for March in Chicago
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Chicago
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Chicago
Sunday
94 daily flights
Monday
98 daily flights
Tuesday
95 daily flights
Wednesday
102 daily flights
Thursday
103 daily flights
Friday
101 daily flights
Saturday
89 daily flights

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Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $35, but on average you can expect to pay $36.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Los Angeles to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Chicago is less than $36.

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

There are currently just 3 open flights from Los Angeles to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to Chicago?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 717 users have taken a look at flights from Los Angeles to Chicago.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago are usually delayed by 55min. so prepare accordingly.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While browsing flights check up on current rates for United Air Lines Inc.. United Air Lines Inc. offers the cheapest flight to Los Angeles to Chicago. Flight availability can sometimes range however expect there to be 220 flights on average per day.

How long does the flight from Los Angeles to Chicago take?

You can expect a flight time of up to 4 hours for nonstop. Airlines will travel a distance of up to 1,091 miles.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago on average per day?

Per day, 327 flights depart from Los Angeles to Chicago on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 10% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 21% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 31% of flight departures

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Chicago 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.