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$71
United Airlines outward: Jan 10, 2021
1:40p ORD » 6:11p LAX
United Airlines direct (4h31m)
United Airlines inbound: Jan 17, 2021
9:30a LAX » 1:40p ORD
United Airlines direct (4h10m)
$90
Spirit Airlines outward: Dec 21, 2020
2:45p ORD » 7:14p LAX
Spirit Airlines direct (4h29m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Dec 25, 2020
3:15p LAX » 1:48a ORD
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (10h33m)
$92
Alaska Airlines outward: Jan 6, 2021
8:20p ORD » 12:58a LAX
Alaska Airlines direct (4h38m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Jan 14, 2021
5:55p LAX » 10:15p ORD
Alaska Airlines direct (4h20m)
$172
United Airlines outward: Apr 16, 2021
1:40p ORD » 6:11p LAX
United Airlines direct (4h31m)
United Airlines inbound: Apr 19, 2021
5:30p LAX » 9:37p ORD
United Airlines direct (4h07m)
$172
United Airlines outward: Apr 17, 2021
1:40p ORD » 6:11p LAX
United Airlines direct (4h31m)
United Airlines inbound: Apr 25, 2021
9:30a LAX » 1:40p ORD
United Airlines direct (4h10m)
$175
United Airlines outward: Apr 16, 2021
1:40p ORD » 6:11p LAX
United Airlines direct (4h31m)
United Airlines inbound: Apr 19, 2021
5:30p LAX » 9:37p ORD
United Airlines direct (4h07m)
$176
United Airlines outward: Apr 15, 2021
1:40p ORD » 6:11p LAX
United Airlines direct (4h31m)
United Airlines inbound: Apr 18, 2021
8:30p LAX » 4:11a ORD
United Airlines 1 stop (7h41m)
$176
United Airlines outward: Apr 16, 2021
1:40p ORD » 6:11p LAX
United Airlines direct (4h31m)
United Airlines inbound: Apr 19, 2021
12:30a LAX » 7:10a ORD
United Airlines 1 stop (6h40m)
$200
American Airlines outward: Apr 23, 2021
12:00p ORD » 5:58p LAX
American Airlines 1 stop (5h58m)
American Airlines inbound: Apr 30, 2021
10:17p LAX » 2:34a ORD
American Airlines direct (4h17m)
$200
American Airlines outward: Apr 20, 2021
12:00p ORD » 5:58p LAX
American Airlines 1 stop (5h58m)
American Airlines inbound: Apr 30, 2021
10:17p LAX » 2:34a ORD
American Airlines direct (4h17m)
$213
Spirit Airlines outward: Dec 30, 2020
5:57p ORD » 10:28p LAX
Spirit Airlines direct (4h31m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Jan 3, 2021
11:33p LAX » 3:29a ORD
Spirit Airlines direct (3h56m)
$315
Alaska Airlines outward: Jan 27, 2021
8:20p ORD » 12:58a LAX
Alaska Airlines direct (4h38m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Feb 3, 2021
5:55p LAX » 10:15p ORD
Alaska Airlines direct (4h20m)
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Airlines operating flights from Chicago to Los Angeles

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Spirit Airlines
outbound: Dec 21, 2020
Spirit Airlines direct
return: Dec 25, 2020
Spirit Airlines 1 stop
JetBlue
outbound: Dec 30, 2020
JetBlue 1 stop
return: Jan 3, 2021
JetBlue 1 stop
United Airlines
outbound: Apr 16, 2021
United Airlines direct
return: Apr 19, 2021
United Airlines direct
American Airlines
outbound: Apr 16, 2021
American Airlines direct
return: Apr 18, 2021
American Airlines 1 stop
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Dec 21, 2020
Alaska Airlines 1 stop
return: Dec 25, 2020
Alaska Airlines 1 stop
Frontier Airlines
outbound: Apr 16, 2021
Frontier Airlines 1 stop
return: Apr 19, 2021
Frontier Airlines 1 stop

Travel tips for flights Chicago - Los Angeles

Information on Los Angeles
Route

Average flight duration: 4h18m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • Los Angeles, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
  • Bob Hope Airport (BUR)
  • Ontario International Airport (ONT)
  • Local time:
  • Nov 29, 2020 11:40 PM, GMT-8
  • Weather:
  • min. 63ºF, max. 80ºF
  • Departure city:
  • Chicago, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Midway International Airport (MDW)
  • O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  • Local time:
  • Nov 30, 2020 1:40 AM, GMT-6
  • Weather:
  • min. 31ºF, max. 34ºF

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.