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 31 airliners who offer this route. These include NetJets, Cathay Pacific, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Singapore Airlines, Fiji Airways, Austrian Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Royal Jordanian, LOT, Japan Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Gulf Air, EVA Air, Azul Brazilian Airlines, Asiana Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Lufthansa, SAS, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, Qantas, British Airways, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Air Canada, Malaysia Airlines and American 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
Malaysia Airlines109101010101000:2415:19
American Airlines109101010101000:2415:19
United Airlines879121291000:4823:21
Air Canada879121291000:4823:21
Air New Zealand879111191000:4823:21
British Airways878888800:2413:27
Qantas666666600:2418:30
Air China436665600:5523:21
Air Tahiti Nui555555500:2415:19
Iberia444444405:4109:40
SAS442444406:4614:03
Aer Lingus442444406:4612:40
Lufthansa222332308:3015:07
Spirit Airlines222222208:4013:50
Gulf Air222222211:2513:27
EVA Air222222204:5223:25
Azul Brazilian Airlines222222212:1414:03
Asiana Airlines222222210:4017:54
All Nippon Airways222222204:5212:40
Japan Airlines212222201:2013:27
China Southern Airlines122222201:2013:27
Royal Jordanian222022207:0009:40
LOT222222012:1414:03
Singapore Airlines111111106:2011:40
Fiji Airways111111113:2715:18
Austrian Airlines111111100:4808:30
Alaska Airlines111111106:2011:40
Finnair111110105:4123:55
Brussels Airlines001111110:2310:23
Cathay Pacific000020004:4504:45
NetJets000010007:3007:30

Malaysia Airlines is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 9 a week with times that vary between 00:24 and 15:19.

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

Flight times for Malaysia 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
Monday00:24, 01:20, 01:30, 05:41, 06:15, 07:00, 09:26, 11:25, 13:27 and 15:19
Tuesday00:24, 01:30, 05:41, 06:30, 07:30, 09:40, 11:25, 13:21 and 15:18
Wednesday00:24, 01:20, 01:30, 05:41, 06:15, 07:00, 09:26, 11:25, 13:27 and 15:19
Thursday00:24, 01:20, 01:30, 05:41, 06:15, 07:00, 09:26, 11:25, 13:27 and 15:19
Friday00:24, 01:20, 01:30, 05:41, 06:15, 07:00, 09:26, 11:25, 13:27 and 15:19
Saturday00:24, 01:20, 01:30, 05:41, 06:15, 07:00, 09:26, 11:25, 13:27 and 15:19
Sunday00:24, 01:20, 01:30, 05:41, 06:15, 07:00, 09:26, 11:25, 13:27 and 15:19

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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