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Best price 49.24
Journey duration 4 h 29 min
Connections per day 12
First departure 10:17
Last departure 21:05
Distance 2802 km

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How much do plane tickets from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA. On average though you'll pay about 293.64 for a plane ticket. You can find plane tickets for prices as low as 19.31 but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper plane tickets at particular times of day or on certain days of the week. Of course ticket prices often change during the year too expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful though as many airlines do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest plane tickets.

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Flights from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA

How long will it take me to travel from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA by plane?

The distance between Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA is around 2802. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with your journey time can vary. On average this journey will take approximately 4 h 30 min. However the fastest routes between Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA take 1 h 34 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA?

The first journey of the day departs from Chicago, IL at 11:27. If you prefer to travel later in the day the last departure will leave at 21:05. Remember these are the general times of journeys between Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA. However they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays peak seasons or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

What are the airports on the Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA route?

Depending on the airline you decide to use for your journey you will be able to depart Chicago, IL from the following airports: O'Hare Intl. Arriving at Los Angeles, CA your route will pass through all or some of the following airports: Los Angeles. Not all airlines serve every airport so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you.

How many journeys from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA are there every day?

On average there are 8 daily departures from Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA. However there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season for example. At very busy times there may be up to 398 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include spirit_airlines, united, alaska_airlines, virgin_america, jetblue, frontier_airlines, , hahn_air_systems, delta, american_airlines, frontier, _, united_airlines, sun_country_air, finnair, air_canada, british_airways, malaysia_airlines, lufthansa, ana_all_nippon_airways_, qantas, austrian_airlines, brussels_airlines, iberia, sun_country_airlines, aer_lingus, volaris, klm and interjet and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler you may prefer a direct journey or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases a direct journey could be best otherwise you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day there are an average of 8 departures from Chicago, IL which travel directly to Los Angeles, CA. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.