London to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from London to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
LON CHI Thu, 23 Oct - Tue, 28 Oct £452
LON CHI Thu, 30 Oct - Tue, 4 Nov £453
LON CHI Mon, 3 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £457
LON CHI Tue, 21 Oct - Tue, 4 Nov £457
LON CHI Mon, 3 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £460
LON CHI Wed, 10 Dec - Thu, 1 Jan £463
LON CHI Mon, 3 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £474
LON CHI Mon, 3 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £474
LON CHI Wed, 10 Dec - Thu, 1 Jan £476
LON CHI Thu, 23 Oct - Wed, 5 Nov £478
LON CHI Mon, 3 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £478
LON CHI Wed, 12 Nov - Tue, 25 Nov £478
LON CHI Mon, 3 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £478
LON CHI Wed, 29 Oct - Thu, 6 Nov £479
LON CHI Wed, 29 Oct - Wed, 5 Nov £488
LON CHI Wed, 15 Oct - Sun, 9 Nov £515
LON CHI Tue, 27 Jan - Tue, 3 Feb £526
LON CHI Tue, 4 Nov - Tue, 18 Nov £564
LON CHI Fri, 28 Nov - Fri, 5 Dec £583
LON CHI Thu, 23 Oct - Wed, 5 Nov £661
LON CHI Fri, 19 Sep - Wed, 24 Sep £666
LON CHI Sun, 8 Feb - Wed, 18 Feb £710

Flights from London to Chicago

Flights from London to Chicago are popular with business travellers and people who are vacationing in the Windy City. The city is home to professional sports teams, a vibrant business district and a lively theatre scene. With ebookers, you can book cheap flights to Chicago year-round.

London, England

London is the largest city in England and has five airports. Most international flights leave from Heathrow and Gatwick, the two largest airports in the city. If you are Travelling outside of rush hour, the easiest and most convenient way to get to either airport is by taxi. From central London, fares usually range from $60 to $100. During rush hour, the train can provide faster and more comfortable service. If you are flying out of Heathrow, the Heathrow Express leaves from Paddington Station and costs about $24. The London Underground also stops at the airport. To get to Gatwick, you can take the Gatwick Express from London Victoria or $27. Parking is available at Gatwick for $20 per day, and Heathrow charges $25 per day. Once you arrive at either airport, you will have a wide selection of restaurant options, from fast food outlets like McDonald's to traditional British options like M&S Food.

Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, which is affectionately known as the Second City, is located on the southern edge of Lake Michigan. The city is known for its spectacular outdoor setting, diverse local population and thriving arts scene. Two airports serve Chicago: O'Hare International Airport and Midway International Airport.

Experience Chicago

Most international flights into Chicago arrive at O'Hare, which is located about 18 miles outside of the city's centre. The easiest way to get into town is on the CTA Blue Line train, which leaves from the airport and takes about 30 minutes to get downtown. The fare is less than $3. If you prefer to take a taxi, you can expect fares of about $40, depending on traffic and your final destination. For flights into Midway, you can take the CTA Red Line train. A taxi ride downtown costs about $25 and takes about 30 minutes. Rental cars and bus links are also available at both airports.

The best times to visit Chicago are in the late spring and early fall, when temperatures are pleasant. In May, September and October, most days range between 16 and 20°C. Summers are hot and often humid, with temperatures rising to 30°C. Winters in Chicago can be cold and windy, and many days get down to -9°C.

A highlight of any trip to Chicago is a visit to the city's Lake Michigan Waterfront, which is lined with walking and biking paths. For a unique view of the city, take a boat cruise through downtown or rent kayaks. Other attractions include the Chicago Cubs, the Chicago Bears, the vibrant theatre district and the Magnificent Mile shopping area.

Travelling from London to Chicago

With regular departures from London to Chicago each day, you can find flights to Chicago to suit your schedule and budget. Use ebookers to find the best deals on flights, hotels and rental cars-plus, check for special discounts on event tickets and tours during your time in Illinois.

Cheap flights from London to Chicago

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Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 18 Sep London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines £557
Return Mon, 22 Sep Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 17 Sep London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines £557
Return Mon, 6 Oct Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 15 Sep London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines £557
Return Mon, 22 Sep Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 23 Oct London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines £457
Return Mon, 27 Oct Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 22 Oct London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines £452
Return Thu, 22 Jan Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in October from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Tue, 21 Oct London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines £452
Return Tue, 28 Oct Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Delta Air Lines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 20 Nov London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Air France £457
Return Mon, 24 Nov Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Air France

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 5 Nov London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines £452
Return Tue, 25 Nov Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in November from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 10 Nov London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines £457
Return Mon, 17 Nov Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
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London and Chicago airports and terminals

Airports in London, GB
map of airports in London
  • 1

    Heathrow Airport (LHR)

    Distance from City Center: 14 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LHR to CHI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Lufthansa, United Airlines
    Terminal 2 Lufthansa, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic
    Terminal 5 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, US Airways
  • 2

    Gatwick airport (LGW)

    Distance from City Center: 25 miles

  • 3

    Stansted airport (STN)

    Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles

  • 4

    Luton airport (LTN)

    Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles

  • 5

    London-City airport (LCY)

    Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles

  • 6

    Southend airport (SEN)

    Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles

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Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

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    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LON to ORD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 5 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, US Airways, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic
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Interesting facts about flights from London to Chicago

    • 37 direct flights are operating from London to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 8h 44m.
    • American Airlines flight 99 (02:45 GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from London to Chicago.
    • American Airlines flight 91 (12:15 GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from London to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Chicago (American Airlines flight 6195, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 8h 25m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from London to Chicago (American Airlines flight 91, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) takes 9h 0m.
    • Flights from Gatwick airport (LGW), Heathrow Airport (LHR), London-City airport (LCY), Luton airport (LTN), Southend airport (SEN), Stansted airport (STN) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between London and Chicago

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger Lufthansa, United Airlines, American Airlines, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, US Airways
Boeing 777 American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia, Finnair, US Airways, Lufthansa, United Airlines
Airbus Industrie A330-300 Virgin Atlantic
Airbus Industrie A340-300 Virgin Atlantic
Boeing 747-400 Passenger American Airlines, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A340-600 Virgin Atlantic