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$82
Spirit Airlines outward: Oct 19, 2020
5:17p ORD » 9:53p LAX
Spirit Airlines direct (4h36m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Oct 27, 2020
12:15a LAX » 3:59a ORD
Spirit Airlines direct (3h44m)
$94
Spirit Airlines outward: Oct 9, 2020
1:33a ORD » 6:05a LAX
Spirit Airlines direct (4h32m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Oct 15, 2020
3:20p LAX » 10:22p ORD
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (7h02m)
$95
Spirit Airlines outward: Oct 15, 2020
1:33a ORD » 6:05a LAX
Spirit Airlines direct (4h32m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Dec 10, 2020
3:20p LAX » 10:21p ORD
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (7h01m)
$102
United Airlines outward: Oct 14, 2020
10:55p ORD » 5:31a LAX
United Airlines 1 stop (6h36m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Dec 10, 2020
3:20p LAX » 10:21p ORD
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (7h01m)
$110
Spirit Airlines outward: Sep 27, 2020
5:00p ORD » 9:36p LAX
Spirit Airlines direct (4h36m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Oct 5, 2020
1:54a LAX » 5:43a ORD
Spirit Airlines direct (3h49m)
$117
United Airlines outward: Oct 19, 2020
2:35a ORD » 7:05a LAX
United Airlines direct (4h30m)
United Airlines inbound: Oct 26, 2020
7:56a LAX » 11:57a ORD
United Airlines direct (4h01m)
$119
Alaska Airlines outward: Jan 21, 2021
8:20p ORD » 12:58a LAX
Alaska Airlines direct (4h38m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Jan 24, 2021
5:55p LAX » 10:15p ORD
Alaska Airlines direct (4h20m)
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Spirit Airlines
outbound: Oct 14, 2020
Spirit Airlines direct
return: Dec 10, 2020
Spirit Airlines 1 stop
United Airlines
outbound: Oct 18, 2020
United Airlines direct
return: Oct 25, 2020
United Airlines direct
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Jan 21, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct
return: Jan 24, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct
American Airlines
outbound: Oct 8, 2020
American Airlines direct
return: Oct 15, 2020
American Airlines direct

Travel tips for flights Chicago - Los Angeles

Information on Los Angeles
Route

Average flight duration: 4h32m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • Los Angeles, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • Bob Hope Airport (BUR)
  • Ontario International Airport (ONT)
  • Local time:
  • Sep 26, 2020 1:27 AM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 73ºF, max. 86ºF
  • Departure city:
  • Chicago, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Midway International Airport (MDW)
  • O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  • Local time:
  • Sep 26, 2020 3:27 AM, GMT-5
  • Weather:
  • min. 65ºF, max. 78ºF

Why travel by plane from Chicago to Los Angeles?

Choosing to fly from Chicago to Los Angeles means a flight time of around 4h15m. In comparison, a drive between the two cities could take upwards of 29 hours depending on traffic. The equivalent bus or train journey would take even longer. Therefore, by flying, travelers are able to save over 20 hours of travel time. Airlines such as Spirit, Frontier, United, Southwest and American all fly along this route, with flights departing on a daily basis, meaning travelers have plenty of choice when it comes to making their trip to Los Angeles.

What is there to see and do in Los Angeles?

The City of Angels is home to plenty of great things to see and do, from cultural sights to a lively nightlife. Film fans can head to Hollywood to check out the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the iconic Hollywood sign, and Universal Studios – home to attractions such as the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and the Universal Studios WaterWorld. Los Angeles is also home to world class shopping, from designer stores to vintage boutiques; a great food and drink scene; beaches such as Venice Beach; and plenty of bars and clubs.