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Fares from $211 One Way, $117 Round Trip from Chicago to La Crosse

Prices starting at $117 for return flights and $211 for one-way flights to La Crosse were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to La Crosse

Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Destination Airport IATA CodeLSE
Distance214 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival3:26PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:25AM UTC

Flights Review

Jun 29, 2018

Flights on time.

Mar 5, 2018

Messed my flight but was able to catch the next one.

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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.

La Crosse Airport Information

Low-cost deals for flights to La Crosse are easy to acquire using Orbitz.com. The La Crosse Municipal Airport, four nautical miles northwest of La Cross CBD, serves domestic flights to the metropolitan area of La Crosse, as well as northeastern Iowa, west-central Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota. The main airlines serving the 11 daily arrivals and departures at the airport are Delta, American Airlines, British Airways (BA), Air France and Iberia. The airport boasts a two-story, modern terminal that has three passenger gates.

La Crosse Transport Information

The main passenger terminal has a free parking area where you can use your phone to call a taxi or car-rental service. Alamo, Enterprise, Hertz and Avis are just some of the car-rental companies that are authorized to operate at the airport. A taxi ride from the airport to downtown will cost you approximately $7. Orbitz.com can help you arrange for transport from the airport via shuttle services to downtown La Crosse.

La Crosse Weather Information

La Crosse experiences a temperate, continental climate. July, the warmest month, has an average low temperature of 63°F and a high of 85°F. January is the coldest month, with an average high temperature of 26°F and a low of 6°F.

La Crosse's Popular Attractions

For guided, interactive and unique sightseeing cruise, check out the Mississippi Explorer day cruises, which are located a little over three miles from the city's center. Other attractions include Riverside Park, Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, The Wine Guyz, Mount La Crosse and Grandad Bluff. If you love skiing, January is the best time to visit. Besides cheap flights to La Crosse, Orbitz.com also provides discount accommodation deals.

Flights from Chicago to La Crosse - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to La Crosse?

American Airlines will fly you directly from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to La Crosse, WI (LSE-La Crosse Municipal), so you won't have to stress about changing planes or missing your connecting flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to La Crosse?

The journey from Chicago to La Crosse can be as quick as 1 hour and 8 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not organize a spontaneous getaway?

What airlines fly from Chicago (and vicinity) to La Crosse (and vicinity) most frequently?

If you're searching for the carrier with the most flights from Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-OHare Intl.) to La Crosse, WI Airport (LSE-La Crosse Municipal), buckle up and take off with American Airlines. This carrier has 79 flights each month along this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to La Crosse?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to La Crosse have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to La Crosse with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to La Crosse without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.