Cheap Flights from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA from $61

Return flight: Los Angeles – Chicago

On Cheapflightsplus.com you will find 85 direct and 136 connecting flights from Chicago to Los Angeles. You can compare airfare deals from 10 airlines and multiple travel sites from $34, book and save on cheap plane tickets and last minute offers. Also check out CHI-LAX flight schedule to find best flight time, convenient departure and arrival airports.

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Departure Arrival Flight Details Flight Duration Price
05:30 — 08:05
05:30 — 08:05 WN588 Southwest Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 35m
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from$114
06:40 — 09:11
06:40 — 09:11 UA2194 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 31m
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from$63
07:50 — 10:26
07:50 — 10:26 NK731 Spirit Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 36m
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from$58
08:28 — 10:57
08:28 — 10:57 AA2882 American Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 29m
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from$81
09:30 — 11:51
09:30 — 11:51 UA1967 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 21m
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from$63
10:46 — 13:24
10:46 — 13:24 NK737 Spirit Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 38m
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from$58
11:00 — 13:26
11:00 — 13:26 UA795 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 26m
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from$63
12:45 — 15:15
12:45 — 15:15 UA2218 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 30m
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13:25 — 15:45
13:25 — 15:45 AA1024 American Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 20m
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from$67
14:25 — 16:50
14:25 — 16:50 UA1925 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 25m
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15:51 — 18:21
15:51 — 18:21 UA592 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 30m
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16:15 — 18:40
16:15 — 18:40 WN2107 Southwest Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 25m
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17:10 — 19:31
17:10 — 19:31 AA1172 American Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 21m
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from$66
18:15 — 20:48
18:15 — 20:48 UA1044 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 33m
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19:30 — 21:52
19:30 — 21:52 UA1934 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 22m
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20:20 — 22:41
20:20 — 22:41 AA245 American Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 21m
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21:05 — 23:37
21:05 — 23:37 UA2204 United Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 32m
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22:15 — 00:36
+1 day
22:15 — 00:36 AA2611 American Airlines
Chicago — Los Angeles
4h 21m
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from$66
*Departure and arrival times - local. Updated on June 15, 2021

Flight Information

Below we will explain in detail what the flights cost on the destination from Chicago to Los Angeles depends on and how to choose the most interesting flight option for you.

Distance between Chicago and Los Angeles is 2823 miles. Time difference between the cities is 2h. Airplanes depart 05:00 to 23:45 from 7 Chicago airports and arrive 05:00 to 23:45 to 2 Los Angeles airports . Average flight time is 4h 30m.

  • The fastest flight 4h 18m
  • Average flight time 4h 30m
  • The earliest flight 05:00
  • The latest flight 23:45
  • Distance 1755 ml

The cheapest months to travel to Los Angeles are october (from 34 $), september (from 34 $), august (from 34 $).

The most expensive months are november (from 54 $), august (from 34 $), september (from 34 $).

What is the lowest airfare Chicago to Los Angeles?

The cheapest plane ticket found by our users is $34. This airfare is for economy class on one-way NK295 flight by Spirit Airlines for September 18, 2020 which leaves O'Hare International in Chicago at 10:51 am and arrives at Los Angeles Los Angeles Int. at 17:30.

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Popular Airlines on the Route

The flight Chicago — Los Angeles is served by 10 regular airlines and 5 low-cost airlines . Most of the flights on this route are operated by American Airlines - 30 departures per week at the price of from $ 59 . And the most expensive tickets are offered by Turkish Airlines airline - from $ 1830.

Direct flights

There are 85 nonstop flights on the route. The fastest direct flight is AA2183 by American Airlines takes 4h 18m and the cheapest is NK295 by Spirit Airlines for $58.

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Connecting Flights

There are 136 flights with layovers on the route. The fastest connecting flight is AA1345 by American Airlines takes 5h 25m and the cheapest is NK295 by Spirit Airlines for $34.

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Airports

You can fly from Chicago to Los Angeles from 7 airports (O'Hare International, Midway, Dupage County, Chicago FSS, Merrill C Meigs (closed), Pal-Waukee, Chicago NAS).

Chicago airports

  • O'Hare International-ORD
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  • Midway-MDW
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  • Dupage County-DPA
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  • Chicago FSS-CHI
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  • Merrill C Meigs (closed)-CGX
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  • Pal-Waukee-PWK
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  • Chicago NAS-NOH
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Los Angeles airports

  • Los Angeles Ferry Port-QLO
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  • Los Angeles Int.-LAX
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