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

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The best prices from Chicago to Los Angeles International are usually found in February or September, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

CHI - LAX
Price
$170 - $291
Popular in December High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Average price $218 Average for round-trip flights in March 2020
Round-trip from $170 From Chicago to Los Angeles International

Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles International in April 2020

The best prices found for ORD to LAX flights for April
2 Apr - 5 Apr
$35pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Apr - 20 Apr
$38pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
3 Apr - 10 Apr
$40pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Los Angeles International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles International from Chicago found for this year
14 May - 18 May
$35pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 May - 13 May
$38pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
2 May - 8 May
$43pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles International from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Los Angeles International direct flight deals
27 Mar - 28 Mar
$35pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
10 Apr - 13 Apr
$38pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Mar - 29 Mar
$40pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Los Angeles International

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles International from Chicago, departing today and this week
27 Mar - 28 Mar
$35pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Apr - 9 Apr
$38pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Mar - 29 Mar
$40pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles International from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Los Angeles International
3:50 am - 6:22 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 32m
ORD - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$12
Bookingwiz.co.th
5:15 am - 7:58 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 43m
ORD - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$18
Spirit
7:05 am - 9:35 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
4h 30m
ORD - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$21
CheapOair

Alternative routes for Chicago to Los Angeles International

Destination information for Los Angeles International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Los Angeles International
Flight duration
4h 19m

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Los Angeles International
Sunday
80 daily flights
Monday
95 daily flights
Tuesday
98 daily flights
Wednesday
93 daily flights
Thursday
111 daily flights
Friday
108 daily flights
Saturday
86 daily flights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Los Angeles International

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Los Angeles 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 Chicago and Los Angeles 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 Chicago to Los Angeles International for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Los Angeles International for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $35, but on average you can expect to pay $37.

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

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Chicago to Los Angeles International under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Los Angeles International is less than $37.

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

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

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Chicago to Los Angeles flight path was viewed by 1,667 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Airlines departing from Chicago to Los Angeles can be delayed by up to 29min. or more hours.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While looking for the best option consider United Parcel Service, Inc., our data currently shows that they have the cheapest flight available for the flight path. When traveling from Chicago to Los Angeles, generally 15 flights depart for this route daily.

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

For nonstop trips expect to fly for about 5 hours. The travel distance is approximately 1,091 miles.

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

On average 327 flights depart from Chicago to Los Angeles per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 5% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 32% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 15% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 48% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Chicago.