Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

Selected fares from Chicago to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI LAX Wed, Nov 11 - Thu, Nov 19 $81
CHI LAX Mon, Nov 2 - Tue, Nov 3 $109
CHI LAX Tue, Oct 27 - Thu, Oct 29 $149
CHI LAX Mon, Aug 24 - Sat, Aug 29 $187
CHI LAX Tue, Oct 27 - Wed, Nov 4 $237
CHI LAX Tue, Aug 25 - Fri, Aug 28 $246
CHI LAX Tue, Apr 5 - Wed, Apr 6 $277
CHI LAX Sat, Oct 3 - Sun, Oct 4 $277
CHI LAX Mon, Nov 2 - Tue, Nov 3 $278
CHI LAX Wed, Nov 11 - Tue, Nov 17 $440
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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6 7 8 9 10
$81
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$81
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$81
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$81
17 18 19
$81
20 21 22
$81
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$81
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$81
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$81
28 29 30

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Chicago and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US

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  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

  • 2

    O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 United Airlines
    Terminal 3 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, China Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Spirit Airlines, US Airways, Virgin America
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Airports in Los Angeles CA, US

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  • 1

    Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CHI to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 China Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Virgin America
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 7 United Airlines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 10 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $85
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Leave Thu, Sep 10 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $81
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Return Tue, Nov 17 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 15 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $81
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 1 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $99
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Leave Mon, Oct 26 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $99
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Leave Sat, Oct 31 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $103
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November

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Leave Thu, Nov 5 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $99
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Chicago to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 10 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $81
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Return Thu, Nov 19 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines

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

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Leave Wed, Nov 11 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines $99
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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

    • 46 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 32m.
    • Spirit Airlines flight 737 (6:30 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Los Angeles.
    • United Airlines flight 1680 (10:39 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Los Angeles (United Airlines flight 2001, Boeing 777) takes 4h 9m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Los Angeles (American Airlines flight 111, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 44m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Los Angeles on Wed, Aug 5, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA2413/AA2010 ORD 6:50 PM LAX 12:16 AM 738/321 7hr 26min
American Airlines/US Airways AA2413/US2010 ORD 6:50 PM LAX 12:16 AM 738/321 7hr 26min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA517/AA2010 ORD 8:05 PM LAX 12:16 AM 321/321 6hr 11min
American Airlines/US Airways AA517/US2010 ORD 8:05 PM LAX 12:16 AM 321/321 6hr 11min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA1611/AA2010 ORD 2:00 PM LAX 12:16 AM 738/321 12hr 16min
United Airlines/US Airways UA1611/US2010 ORD 2:00 PM LAX 12:16 AM 738/321 12hr 16min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA1976/AA2010 ORD 7:25 PM LAX 12:16 AM 739/321 6hr 51min
United Airlines/US Airways UA1976/US2010 ORD 7:25 PM LAX 12:16 AM 739/321 6hr 51min
US Airways/American Airlines US2413/AA2010 ORD 6:50 PM LAX 12:16 AM 738/321 7hr 26min
US Airways/US Airways US2413/US2010 ORD 6:50 PM LAX 12:16 AM 738/321 7hr 26min
US Airways/American Airlines US517/AA2010 ORD 8:05 PM LAX 12:16 AM 321/321 6hr 11min
US Airways/US Airways US517/US2010 ORD 8:05 PM LAX 12:16 AM 321/321 6hr 11min
American Airlines AA2279 ORD 10:10 PM LAX 12:43 AM 738 4hr 33min