Cheap flights from Louisiana (LA) to Chicago (CHI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Louisiana to Chicago (CHI)

All the information you need to plan the best null to CHI flight in 2022: compare Louisiana to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Louisiana to Chicago?

To save up to 44% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 28 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Louisiana to Chicago from $166 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $248 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Louisiana to Chicago?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Chicago from Louisiana average $168. You can even find prices in October for less than $168, as users have found deals to Chicago from as low as $57. The month of March appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chicago from Louisiana. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 57%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Louisiana to Chicago (LA - CHI)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Louisiana to Chicago as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Louisiana to Chicago in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Louisiana to CHI flights for August, September
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
16 Sep - 18 Sep
$75pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Aug - 21 Aug
$76pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Louisiana to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Louisiana found for this year
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
16 Sep - 18 Sep
$75pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Aug - 21 Aug
$76pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Louisiana to Chicago

3 Sep - 4 Sep
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
31 Aug - 6 Sep
$75pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Aug - 21 Aug
$76pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Cheap American Airlines flights from Louisiana to Chicago

31 Aug - 21 Sep
$174pp
BTR
Baton Rouge Ryan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BTR
Baton Rouge Ryan
5 Nov - 16 Nov
$213pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional
9 Nov - 15 Nov
$214pp
LFT
Lafayette Regional
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LFT
Lafayette Regional

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Louisiana

Save time with Louisiana to Chicago direct flight deals
3 Sep - 4 Sep
$72pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
16 Sep - 18 Sep
$75pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
19 Aug - 21 Aug
$76pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from Louisiana to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Louisiana, departing today and this week
17 Aug - 21 Aug
$118pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
17 Aug - 22 Aug
$119pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
17 Aug - 21 Aug
$120pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Chicago from Louisiana

The cheapest one-way flights from Louisiana to Chicago
3:29 am - 11:32 am
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 03m
MSY - MDW
Frontier
$65
Kiwi.com
9:25 am - 3:06 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
17h 41m
MSY - MDW
Multiple Airlines
$83
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Louisiana to Chicago

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Louisiana to Chicago have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Louisiana to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $72, but on average you can expect to pay $91.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Louisiana to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Louisiana to Chicago is less than $104.

Are there last-minute flights available from Louisiana to Chicago for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Louisiana to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Louisiana to Chicago?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.

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

3 flight departures from Louisiana to Chicago per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Louisiana to Chicago?

A quick flight from Louisiana to Chicago can take about 2h 32m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $72. Louisiana and Chicago are separated by a distance of 843 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Louisiana to Chicago?

The most popular airlines flying from Louisiana to Chicago are American Airlines, Delta and Juneyao Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Louisiana to Chicago?

Consider Air Canada (86%), Copa Airlines (86%) or Air New Zealand (86%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Louisiana to Chicago.

What are the most popular routes from Louisiana to Chicago?

While some choose either New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Chicago Midway or Lafayette Regional - Chicago O'Hare Intl, New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Chicago O'Hare Intl is the most popular route from Louisiana to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Louisiana to Chicago?

While on average a flight from Louisiana to Chicago is generally $224, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $18. When looking at the most popular route, (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Chicago O'Hare Intl), you can expect to pay $75 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chicago, IL

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chicago from Louisiana?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Chicago within the United States

Most visitors from Louisiana need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Louisiana are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Louisiana are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Do I need a test to fly back to Louisiana from Chicago?

Returning to Louisiana from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Louisiana.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Louisiana.

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Departure points for flights from Louisiana to Chicago

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Top 5 airlines flying from Louisiana to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Louisiana 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
Juneyao Airlines
$13 $23 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$43 $141 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$53 $501 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$56 $373 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$77 $364 No cancel fee N/A