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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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Hotels in Chicago

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DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Magnificent Mile
DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Magnificent Mile
300 E Ohio St, Chicago
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)

Located in the northern part of downtown, Doubletree Chicago Magnificent Mile is 2 blocks from Magnificent Mile shopping and dining, 3 blocks from Lake Michigan, ...

£70

£70
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago
230 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (10 reviews)

On Michigan Avenue and across from Millennium Park, this rock-inspired hotel occupies the 36-story, Art Deco-style Carbide and Carbon Building in downtown's ...

£99

£99
Congress Plaza Hotel
Congress Plaza Hotel
520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
3.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (23 reviews)

Built in 1893, this downtown Chicago hotel offers a convenient location across from Grant Park and close to Lake Michigan.

£77

£77
The Whitehall Hotel
The Whitehall Hotel
105 E Delaware Pl, Chicago
4.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (12 reviews)

Built in 1927, this Chicago hotel is one block from Michigan Avenue shopping and Rush Street restaurants and nightlife; Lake Michigan is within five blocks.

£66

£66
Millennium Knickerbocker
Millennium Knickerbocker
163 East Walton Place, Chicago
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (11 reviews)

This 1927 landmark Chicago hotel is a half block from Michigan Avenue/Magnificent Mile shopping, two blocks from Oak Street shopping and Water Tower Place. Lake ...

£76

£76
Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront
Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront
71 E Wacker Dr, Chicago
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (9 reviews)

This 39-story Chicago hotel is across the river from Magnificent Mile shopping, six blocks from Lake Michigan, and a half-mile from the Loop's theater district ...

£96

£96
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Interesting facts about flights from London to Chicago

  • 31 direct flights are operating from London to Chicago today.
  • Today's average time for a direct flight is 9h 5m.
  • American Airlines flight 87 (8:40 AM GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from London to Chicago.
  • American Airlines flight 91 (5:05 PM GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from London to Chicago.
  • Today's shortest direct flight from London to Chicago (Finnair flight 5535, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 8h 50m.
  • Today's longest direct flight from London to Chicago (American Airlines flight 91, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) takes 9h 15m.
  • Flights from Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY) to O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD), Midway Intl. Airport (MDW) are available for this route.

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