London to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from London to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
LON CHI Sat, 29 Nov - Thu, 4 Dec £479
LON CHI Thu, 23 Oct - Tue, 28 Oct £489
LON CHI Wed, 5 Nov - Wed, 26 Nov £491
LON CHI Thu, 20 Nov - Tue, 25 Nov £497
LON CHI Thu, 20 Nov - Tue, 25 Nov £497
LON CHI Thu, 20 Nov - Tue, 25 Nov £506
LON CHI Tue, 11 Nov - Mon, 24 Nov £524
LON CHI Wed, 26 Nov - Sun, 30 Nov £563
LON CHI Thu, 20 Nov - Tue, 2 Dec £580
LON CHI Tue, 11 Nov - Mon, 17 Nov £641

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.

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 3 May London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Virgin Atlantic £513
Return Mon, 5 May Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Virgin Atlantic

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 1 May London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Virgin Atlantic £493
Return Tue, 1 Jul Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Virgin Atlantic

Best one-week trip in May from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 16 May London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Aer Lingus £544
Return Fri, 23 May Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Aer Lingus
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 5 Jun London (LHR) Chicago (MDW) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines £590
Return Mon, 9 Jun Chicago (MDW) London (LHR) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 18 Jun London (LHR) Chicago (MDW) Delta Air Lines £530
Return Wed, 25 Jun Chicago (MDW) London (LHR) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in June from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 18 Jun London (LHR) Chicago (MDW) Delta Air Lines £530
Return Wed, 25 Jun Chicago (MDW) London (LHR) Delta Air Lines
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 25 Jul London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) LOT Polish Airlines £753
Return Mon, 28 Jul Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) LOT Polish Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 28 Jul London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) Aer Lingus £621
Return Fri, 12 Dec Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) Aer Lingus

Best one-week trip in July from London to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri, 25 Jul London (LHR) Chicago (ORD) LOT Polish Airlines £753
Return Fri, 1 Aug Chicago (ORD) London (LHR) LOT Polish 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 3 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic
    Terminal 5 American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia
  • 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

  • 2

    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

    • 34 direct flights are operating from London to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 8h 49m.
    • 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 5m.
    • 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, Lufthansa, United Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A330-300 Virgin Atlantic
Airbus Industrie A340-300 Virgin Atlantic
Boeing 747-400 Passenger American Airlines, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia

Flight schedule for flights from London to Chicago on Thu, Apr 24, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Finnair AY5755 LHR 07:45 ORD 10:25 763 8hr 40min
British Airways BA1540 LHR 07:45 ORD 10:25 763 8hr 40min
Iberia IB4217 LHR 07:45 ORD 10:25 763 8hr 40min
American Airlines AA99 LHR 07:45 ORD 10:30 763 8hr 45min
airberlin/Lufthansa AB5012/LH430 LHR 07:00 ORD 12:50 767/74H 11hr 50min
airberlin/United Airlines AB5012/UA8836 LHR 07:00 ORD 12:50 767/74H 11hr 50min
British Airways/Lufthansa BA902/LH430 LHR 07:00 ORD 12:50 767/74H 11hr 50min
British Airways/United Airlines BA902/UA8836 LHR 07:00 ORD 12:50 767/74H 11hr 50min
Lufthansa/Lufthansa LH921/LH430 LHR 06:25 ORD 12:50 320/74H 12hr 25min
Lufthansa/United Airlines LH921/UA8836 LHR 06:25 ORD 12:50 320/74H 12hr 25min
Lufthansa/Lufthansa LH923/LH430 LHR 07:15 ORD 12:50 321/74H 11hr 35min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA9546/UA8836 LHR 06:25 ORD 12:50 320/74H 12hr 25min
Finnair AY5787 LHR 10:15 ORD 12:55 777 8hr 40min