Los Angeles to Chicago O'Hare

If you are looking to fly from Los Angeles International to O'Hare International Airport you will find there are 30 airliners who offer this route. These include SkyWest Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Fiji Airways, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Finnair, China Southern Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Lufthansa, LOT, Japan Airlines, EVA Air, Azul Brazilian Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Royal Jordanian, Gulf Air, Iberia, Air Tahiti Nui, SAS, Aer Lingus, Air China, Qantas, British Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Air Canada and United Airlines. When travelling from Los Angeles International you will cover about 1,741 miles before you reach O'Hare International Airport. This journey will take 4 hours 6 minutes.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. If you are on a tight budget then you should avoid flying at peak hours as the prices are more expensive. The cheapest flights are in the evenings and in mid week. If it is possible, you should book your flights 2 or more months in advance as ticket prices will be substantially lower.

On arriving at O'Hare International Airport please note the time difference, the time zone at O'Hare International Airport is 8.0 GMT compared to 6.0 GMT at Los Angeles International.

Below you will see all the airlines that fly from Los Angeles International (LAX) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and the number of flights they operate each day.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
United Airlines111112111010900:0623:25
American Airlines1011111110101000:5923:55
Air Canada101012121010900:0623:25
Malaysia Airlines1010111110101000:5923:55
Air New Zealand101012111010900:0623:25
British Airways889888800:5923:55
Qantas777767709:3518:40
Air China666666600:2323:25
SAS445445406:0013:51
Aer Lingus445445406:0012:02
Iberia444444406:3523:55
Air Tahiti Nui444444400:5923:55
Gulf Air333333309:3515:05
Royal Jordanian222223400:5923:55
Spirit Airlines222222209:3517:50
Lufthansa222222208:2513:51
LOT222222208:2513:51
Japan Airlines222222200:5913:14
EVA Air222222210:2023:05
Azul Brazilian Airlines222222210:2013:51
All Nippon Airways222222213:5123:25
Finnair222221209:3523:55
China Southern Airlines122222206:3523:55
Asiana Airlines222221210:2013:51
Fiji Airways111111116:4816:53
Brussels Airlines111111110:2010:20
Austrian Airlines111111108:2508:25
Alaska Airlines111111112:1512:15
Singapore Airlines001010112:1512:15
SkyWest Airlines100000014:0014:00

United Airlines is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 10 a week with times that vary between 00:06 and 23:25.

To book your flight you can visit United Airlines on their website /www.united.com. You will find up to date information on availability and the latest discounts.

Flight times for United Airlines are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

DayFlying Time
Monday00:23, 00:52, 06:00, 07:00, 08:25, 10:20, 12:02, 13:51, 16:45, 19:30 and 23:25
Tuesday00:23, 00:52, 06:00, 08:25, 10:20, 12:02, 13:51, 16:00, 16:45, 19:30 and 23:25
Wednesday00:42, 00:58, 06:00, 07:00, 08:25, 10:20, 12:02, 13:51, 16:00, 16:45, 18:01 and 23:05
Thursday00:06, 00:36, 01:06, 06:00, 08:25, 10:20, 12:02, 13:51, 16:45, 19:30 and 23:25
Friday00:23, 00:52, 06:00, 08:25, 10:20, 12:02, 13:51, 16:45, 19:30 and 23:25
Saturday00:23, 00:52, 06:00, 07:00, 08:15, 10:20, 12:02, 17:40, 19:30 and 23:25
Sunday00:23, 00:43, 06:00, 08:25, 10:20, 12:02, 16:45, 19:30 and 23:25

Other routes are also possible. Flying from a different airport may offer more convenient flight times, so below we have we have put a list of other routes that may well be suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Los Angeles to Madison Dane County Regional02,710 km (1,684 miles)4 hours
Los Angeles to Chicago Midway02,811 km (1,747 miles)4 hours 7 minutes
Los Angeles to Milwaukee General Mitchell02,820 km (1,752 miles)4 hours 8 minutes

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