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Chicago to Los Angeles Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI LAX Sat, Dec 6 - Sat, Dec 13 $257
CHI LAX Tue, Nov 18 - Sat, Dec 6 $257
CHI LAX Mon, Jan 26 - Tue, Jan 27 $276
CHI LAX Sat, Nov 8 - Sat, Nov 15 $284
CHI LAX Mon, Jan 19 - Tue, Jan 20 $330
CHI LAX Tue, Feb 17 - Wed, Feb 18 $349
CHI LAX Wed, Dec 3 - Wed, Dec 10 $349
CHI LAX Mon, Nov 24 - Tue, Dec 2 $355
CHI LAX Wed, Nov 12 - Mon, Nov 17 $517
CHI LAX Mon, Apr 6 - Tue, Apr 14 $1,014

Chicago and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

    Carriers for flights from MDW to LAX

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways
  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, China Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, US Airways, Virgin America
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Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CHI to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 AirTran Airways
    Terminal 3 China Airlines, Virgin America
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 7 US Airways, United Airlines
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Cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

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Featured Los Angeles Airport Hotels

Hotel only $152

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport

3 stars
3.9 / 5 116 reviews

2500 North Hollywood Way Map

Rate includes breakfast

...The Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport is just the right mix of luxury and modernity.... Amenities include access to the Daily Grill Restaurant & Bar, full-service business center, a concierge... More

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Long Beach Marriott

3 stars
3.7 / 5 23 reviews

4700 Airport Plaza Drive Map

Rate includes breakfast

...Guests will delight in the unmatched airport convenience of this hotel near Long Beach, offering complimentary airport shuttle and free self-parking.... Treat yourself to the resort-like... More

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Courtyard Long Beach Airport

3 stars
4.1 / 5 10 reviews

3841 N. Lakewood Boulevard Map

Rate Includes Breakfast

The BRAND NEW Courtyard Long Beach Airport at Douglas Park features the latest in state-of-the-art hotel design and amenities.... More

Hotel only $79

Quality Inn Burbank Airport

2 stars
2.6 / 5 38 reviews

2255 N. Buena Vista St. Map

The Quality Inn hotel is conveniently located just minutes from the Burbank Airport, NBC, Universal Studios, Walt Disney, Warner Brothers, and ABC Studios.... More

Hotel only $119

The Concourse Hotel at LAX

4 stars
3.4 / 5 280 reviews

6225 West Century Boulevard Map

...Long Beach Airport (18 mi/28 km) Attractions Santa Monica Beach and Third Street Promenade (8 mi/13 km).... Stay a block from LAX and relax at this first-rate business Hotel Less than one... More

Hotel only $82

Ramada Burbank Airport

2 stars
2.7 / 5 117 reviews

2900 N San Fernando/I-5 Map

Stay 3, Save 20%

The Ramada Burbank Airport is 1.5 miles to Burbank Airport, just off Interstate Highway 5 at the Buena Vista Exit.... More

November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Sat, Nov 15 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 18 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Sat, Dec 6 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 5 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $267
Earn $2.67
Return Wed, Nov 12 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 4 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $267
Earn $2.67
Return Sat, Dec 6 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Dec 10 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Sat, Dec 13 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Dec 6 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Sat, Dec 13 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 31 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Mon, Feb 2 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jan 27 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines $276
Earn $2.76
Return Wed, Jan 28 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) American Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 17 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Sat, Jan 24 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines
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Fly from Chicago to Los Angeles

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles is a popular destination for travel. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Los Angeles. The site features a search engine that looks at a variety of major airlines to locate low cost airfares. The Los Angeles International Airport sits 15 miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles on World Way. Many airlines service the Los Angeles Airport, including US Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, American Airlines, Delta and Continental. Orbitz.com can help travelers book the best deals.

Transportation from the Los Angeles International Airport

Travelers have a variety of options for ground transportation from the airport. The LAX shuttle offers transport to most major hotels in the area for a small charge. Public buses and light rail systems charge a flat fee depending on the destination. Rental cars can be obtained through Orbitz.com at discount prices, and taxis offer metered services throughout the city.

Weather in Los Angeles

Los Angeles boasts very mild climate year-round. Winter temperatures rarely go below 50°F. Summers average temperatures stay around 85°F.

Los Angeles Attractions

Los Angeles offers its visitors a wide variety of things to do. The Getty Center museum displays famous pieces by Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne and features a botanical garden with flowers from the region. The Walt Disney concert hall provides symphonies and musical concerts throughout the year. The concert hall also houses a theater for dramatic productions. The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles features a dinosaur hall with three t-rex specimens and other dinosaur exhibits. Orbitz.com can help travelers locate the top sales on area attractions and cheap flights to Los Angeles, which is great for the budget traveler.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

    • 27 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 22m.
    • United Airlines flight 544 (1:20 AM GMT, Boeing 757-200 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Los Angeles.
    • United Airlines flight 1432 (4:10 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Los Angeles (American Airlines flight 1253, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 15m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Los Angeles (Virgin America flight 231, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 4h 35m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) are available for this route.