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Los Angeles to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from Los Angeles to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX CHI Tue, Oct 28 - Sat, Nov 1 $247
LAX CHI Tue, Oct 28 - Wed, Oct 29 $269
LAX CHI Tue, Oct 28 - Wed, Oct 29 $284
LAX CHI Tue, Nov 4 - Wed, Nov 5 $295
LAX CHI Thu, Oct 30 - Sat, Nov 1 $335
LAX CHI Thu, Oct 30 - Sat, Nov 1 $349
LAX CHI Thu, Oct 30 - Sun, Nov 2 $355
LAX CHI Sat, Nov 15 - Wed, Nov 19 $355
LAX CHI Tue, Oct 21 - Fri, Oct 24 $372
LAX CHI Mon, Oct 27 - Mon, Nov 3 $415
LAX CHI Tue, Oct 28 - Sat, Nov 1 $553
LAX CHI Fri, Nov 14 - Sun, Nov 16 $1,089
LAX CHI Sat, Dec 20 - Sat, Dec 27 $2,139
LAX CHI Sat, Dec 20 - Sat, Dec 27 $3,866
LAX CHI Sat, Dec 20 - Sat, Dec 27 $4,189
LAX CHI Thu, Mar 12 - Sat, Mar 14 $6,681

Los Angeles and Chicago airports and terminals

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 LAX to CHI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 AirTran Airways
    Terminal 3 Virgin America
    Terminal 4 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways
    Terminal 7 US Airways, United Airlines
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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 LAX to MDW

    Carriers
    AirTran Airways
  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to ORD

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

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Chicago Airport Hotels

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Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport

4 stars
3.9 / 5 123 reviews

O'Hare International Airport Map

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites CHICAGO-MIDWAY AIRPORT

3 stars
4.1 / 5 42 reviews

6500 South Cicero Avenue Map

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Hilton Garden Inn Chicago/Midway Airport

3 stars
3.6 / 5 14 reviews

6530 S. Cicero Avenue Map

Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

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Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway Airport

2 stars
3.8 / 5 17 reviews

6540 S. Cicero Ave. Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

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Chicago Marriott Midway

3 stars
3.7 / 5 7 reviews

6520 South Cicero Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

...WiFi-equipped guest rooms at our Chicago Midway Airport hotel are recently renovated and offer soundproof windows, 32" flat-screen TVs and room service.... Perfect for business travel and... More

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Sheraton Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 109 reviews

6501 N. Mannheim Road Map

Save 40% on your stay

...Complimentary shuttle service to and from O'Hare Airport is available 24 hours a day.... Our all-suite hotel is conveniently located minutes from O'Hare International Airport, Donald E. Stephens... More

October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Los Angeles to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $269
Earn $2.69
Return Sun, Oct 12 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Los Angeles to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 28 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines $247
Earn $2.47
Return Sat, Nov 1 Chicago (MDW) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 7 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $275
Earn $2.75
Return Tue, Oct 14 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Los Angeles to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines $267
Earn $2.67
Return Mon, Nov 17 Chicago (MDW) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Los Angeles to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines $267
Earn $2.67
Return Mon, Nov 17 Chicago (MDW) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 8 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $275
Earn $2.75
Return Sat, Nov 15 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Los Angeles to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 4 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (ORD) Spirit Airlines $275
Earn $2.75
Return Sat, Dec 6 Chicago (ORD) Los Angeles (LAX) Spirit Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Los Angeles to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Dec 9 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Mon, Dec 15 Chicago (MDW) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Dec 2 Los Angeles (LAX) Chicago (MDW) Frontier Airlines $285
Earn $2.85
Return Tue, Dec 9 Chicago (MDW) Los Angeles (LAX) Frontier Airlines
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Plan Your Trip from Los Angeles to Chicago

Search for Flights from Los Angeles

You can spend several hours searching for flights from Los Angeles if you have to check each airline individually. Orbitz.com does all the hard work for you, and it will compare the rates from most airlines at one time, which allows you to find and choose the rate and option best for you and your budget.

Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Remember to use Orbitz.com when you are trying to find discounts on flights from Los Angeles. Whether travelling by air or ground, Orbitz.com will save you time and money.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

Highlights and Attractions

Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.

Interesting facts about flights from Los Angeles to Chicago

    • 44 direct flights are operating from Los Angeles to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 2m.
    • American Airlines flight 1515 (1:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Chicago.
    • American Airlines flight 1062 (6:50 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Los Angeles to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Los Angeles to Chicago (United Airlines flight 1471, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 3h 54m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Los Angeles to Chicago (American Airlines flight 1200, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 10m.
    • Flights from Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Los Angeles and Chicago

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines, AirTran Airways, US Airways
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-300 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 Passenger American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A320 Virgin America, United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757 Passenger American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, US Airways