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

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Louisiana to Chicago (CHI)

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

To save up to 48% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 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 $213 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $293 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Louisiana to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Louisiana to Chicago in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $64.

Cheap flights from Louisiana to Chicago in November, December 2020

The best prices found for Louisiana to CHI flights for November, December
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$48pp
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 Dec - 5 Jan
$49pp
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 Dec - 18 Dec
$54pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Louisiana to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Louisiana found for next year
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$48pp
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 Dec - 5 Jan
$49pp
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 Dec - 18 Dec
$54pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Louisiana

Save time with Louisiana to Chicago direct flight deals
8 Jan - 9 Jan
$40pp
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
20 Jan - 24 Jan
$41pp
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
20 Jan - 26 Jan
$48pp
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
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$48pp
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
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$62pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$63pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Chicago from Louisiana

The cheapest one-way flights from Louisiana to Chicago
6:15 am - 3:28 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 13m
MSY - ORD
Frontier
$34
FlightNetwork
10:04 am - 12:34 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 30m
MSY - ORD
American Airlines
9:20 am - 11:52 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 32m
MSY - ORD
United Airlines
$50
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Louisiana to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Louisiana 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 Louisiana 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 Louisiana to Chicago to control the spread of COVID-19?

Southwest and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Louisiana to Chicago include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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 American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United 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 $40, but on average you can expect to pay $57.

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 $59.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Louisiana to Chicago?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Tuesday.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from Louisiana to Chicago.

What are the most popular routes from Louisiana to Chicago?

The most popular route from Louisiana to Chicago is New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Chicago O'Hare Intl. You may also consider New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Chicago Midway or Baton Rouge Ryan - Chicago O'Hare Intl.

What are the cheapest Flights from Louisiana to Chicago?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Louisiana to Chicago? While on average our users pay $124, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $47. The most popular route (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Chicago O'Hare Intl), is priced around $40.

What are the most reliable airlines from Louisiana to Chicago?

Consider SkyWest Airlines (100%), Aer Lingus (98%) or Air Canada (97%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Louisiana to Chicago.

How long is the flight from Louisiana to Chicago?

A quick flight from Louisiana to Chicago can take about 2h 20m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $49. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Chicago, with prices starting at $40. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Frontier and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $68 and $71, respectively.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $20. Users have also found prices from $34 and $36 on Spirit Airlines and Frontier, respectively.

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Louisiana to Chicago
Flight duration
2h 19m
Average temperature for November in Chicago
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Chicago
2.4 ″

Airports servicing

Lake Charles (LCH)
Lafayette (LFT)
Monroe (MLU)
New Orleans (MSY)
Shreveport (SHV)

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Top 4 airlines 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
Spirit Airlines
$49 $160 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$48 $343 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$71 $379 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$82 $410 No cancel fee N/A
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