Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles (ORD - LAX)

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The best prices from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles are usually found in August or May, booked 14 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Los Angeles (LAX)

ORD - LAX
Price
$96 - $278
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 40% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$96

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

One-way from

$30

One-way flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles?

Flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Los Angeles.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $75 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $95.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Chicago-O'Hare Intl. Users have commonly found prices around $86 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $43. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles (ORD - LAX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles in March, April 2021

16 Apr - 23 Apr
$42pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Apr - 23 Apr
$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
17 Apr - 22 Apr
$47pp
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-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

16 Apr - 23 Apr
$42pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Apr - 23 Apr
$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
17 Apr - 22 Apr
$47pp
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 from Chicago-O'Hare Intl

16 Apr - 23 Apr
$42pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 Apr - 23 Apr
$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
17 Apr - 22 Apr
$47pp
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-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

9 Mar - 11 Mar
$47pp
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 Mar - 12 Mar
$49pp
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 Mar - 12 Mar
$52pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Chicago-O'Hare Intl

9:45 am - 12:15 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
4h 30m
ORD - LAX
American Airlines
4:25 am - 6:47 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
4h 22m
ORD - LAX
United Airlines
$49
United
9:42 am - 12:26 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
28h 44m
ORD - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$52
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl 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-O'Hare Intl 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles 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 Chicago O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $42, but on average you can expect to pay $55.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles is less than $55.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles?

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

How many flights depart from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles on average per day?

29 flight departures from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 3% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 59% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Chicago-O'Hare Intl or Los Angeles?

In Chicago-O'Hare Intl, there will be same rainfall in Chicago-O'Hare Intl compared to Los Angeles over the next 15 days.

Is Chicago-O'Hare Intl weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Chicago-O'Hare Intl. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles?

Airlines like American Airlines and Spirit Airlines fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles in about 4h 32m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. There are 1750 mi between Chicago-O'Hare Intl and Los Angeles. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Los Angeles, with prices starting at $42. Another option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $59 round trip. You may be able to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles for 74% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $10 on Major Airline. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Spirit Airlines from $20 and American Airlines from $30 one-way.

Alternative routes for Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Flight duration
4h 15m
Average temperature for March in Los Angeles
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Los Angeles
1.3 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 7 airlines flying from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$122 $187 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$38 $188 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$91 $199 No cancel fee 75%
Spirit Airlines
$74 $202 No cancel fee 65%
Sun Country Air
$116 $203 No cancel fee 83%
American Airlines
$91 $238 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$56 $246 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 48% of ORD to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 32% of ORD to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 19% of ORD to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ORD to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Los Angeles
Sunday
30 daily flights
Monday
31 daily flights
Tuesday
20 daily flights
Wednesday
21 daily flights
Thursday
43 daily flights
Friday
33 daily flights
Saturday
13 daily flights
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