Cheap flights from Chicago to LaGuardia (CHI - LGA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to LaGuardia (LGA)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to LGA flight in 2022: compare Chicago to LaGuardia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in LaGuardia.
CHI - LGA
Price
$120 - $220
LGA
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
LGA
Rainfall
2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$120

From Chicago (CHI) to New York LaGuardia

One-way from

$97

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to New York LaGuardia

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to New York LaGuardia Airport from Chicago. Prices for August average $168 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $58. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 30% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport (CHI - LGA)?

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

Cheap flights from Chicago to LaGuardia in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CHI to LGA flights for May, June
14 Jun - 15 Jun
$160pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jun - 22 Jun
$166pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jun - 21 Jun
$167pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to LaGuardia 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to LaGuardia from Chicago found for this year
16 Aug - 16 Aug
$121pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Aug - 17 Aug
$127pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jun - 15 Jun
$160pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to LaGuardia from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to LaGuardia direct flight deals
8 Jun - 9 Jun
$172pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Jun - 28 Jun
$180pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Aug - 16 Aug
$182pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
JetBlue
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to LaGuardia

Late deals on round-trip flights to LaGuardia from Chicago, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 22 Jun
$172pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 Jun - 20 Jul
$180pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Jun - 4 Jun
$181pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to LaGuardia from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to LaGuardia
1:55 pm - 7:25 pm
Southwest
Nonstop
4h 30m
ORD - LGA
Southwest
$97
Amsalem
3:31 am - 9:08 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 37m
ORD - LGA
American Airlines
2:00 am - 5:16 am
Delta
Nonstop
2h 16m
ORD - LGA
Delta
$104
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">LaGuardia</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to LaGuardia

Which airlines flying from Chicago to New York LaGuardia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to New York LaGuardia have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $121, but on average you can expect to pay $172.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport is less than $203.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport?

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

How many flights depart from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport on average per day?

43 flight departures from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 7% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 65% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 14% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 14% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport in 2h 29m. Fly via American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance between Chicago and New York LaGuardia Airport is about 735 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport round-trip?

American Airlines, at $121, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Spirit Airlines and United Airlines. American Airlines is currently priced 31% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $80 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $86 and United Airlines from $87 one-way.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport consider choosing Republic Airways (91%), Royal Jordanian (83%) or Qatar Airways (82%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport?

While on average a flight from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport is generally $343, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $94. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - New York LaGuardia), you can expect to pay $172 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport?

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago to New York LaGuardia Airport are Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for LaGuardia (LGA)

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New York LaGuardia within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York LaGuardia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering New York LaGuardia.

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

Returning to Chicago from New York LaGuardia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York LaGuardia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York LaGuardia are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for LaGuardia (LGA)

Alternative routes for Chicago to LaGuardia

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for LaGuardia

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to LaGuardia.
Flight duration from Chicago to New York LaGuardia
2h 25m
Average temperature for May in LaGuardia
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in LaGuardia
3.8 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing New York

Top 7 airlines flying from Chicago to New York LaGuardia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to LaGuardia 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
$10 $19 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
$61 $167 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$79 $196 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$98 $578 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$108 $217 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$117 $274 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$202 $421 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to LaGuardia

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards LaGuardia.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of CHI to LGA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 39% of CHI to LGA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 12% of CHI to LGA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of CHI to LGA departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to LaGuardia
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to LaGuardia.
Sunday
73 daily flights
Monday
88 daily flights
Tuesday
104 daily flights
Wednesday
107 daily flights
Thursday
107 daily flights
Friday
107 daily flights
Saturday
23 daily flights