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Cheap flights from London to Chicago from £212

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Cheap London to Chicago (LON to CHI) flight deals and tips

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Best price found

£212

Fastest flight time

8h 35m

Direct flights

Every day

Airports in Chicago

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Chicago from London in the past 72 hours is £212. The best return flight deal from London to Chicago found on momondo in the last 72 hours is £423.
The fastest flight from London to Chicago takes 8h 35m
Direct flights go from London to Chicago every day.
There are 2 airports near Chicago: Chicago O'Hare Intl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Chicago

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Chicago?

February. The cheapest time of year to fly to Chicago from London is February. The most expensive is July.

What is the cheapest day to depart London for Chicago?

Wednesday. The cheapest day of the week is usually Wednesday. The most expensive is usually Sunday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Chicago?

In the evening. London to Chicago flights are approximately 10% more expensive at midday than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Chicago from London?

Scandinavian Airlines. Brussels Airlines, Finnair, and Iberia are the most popular carriers operating from London to Chicago

What is the cheapest London to Chicago flight route?

London Heathrow - Chicago O'Hare Intl. Fly from London Heathrow to Chicago O'Hare Intl for the best London - Chicago flight prices

How far in advance should you book London to Chicago flights?

49 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from London to Chicago is approximately 49 days to departure

How many flights depart from London to Chicago on average per day?

As of April 2024, 36 flights take off from London and land in Chicago each day. The most common flight departure time for this route is 14:00, with 52% of daily flights taking off at midday.

How many flights depart from London to Chicago on average per week?

The number of flights available between London and Chicago is 255 per week as of April 2024. The most frequent departure day is Saturday, with 15% of weekly flights leaving on this day.

What cabin class options are available on London to Chicago flights?

There are 3 cabin classes available to choose from on London to Chicago flights. Cabin price and availability will vary by airline so perform a search above to find the right deals for you.

Can stopping save me money on London to Chicago flights?

You could potentially save up to 9% on your flight if you consider stops on a London to Chicago flight.

If you are looking to fly from London to Chicago, you are most likely going to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport, the most popular airports on that route. You may be looking for an airport near London Heathrow Airport to depart from when travelling to Chicago and luckily, there are options! You can try London City Airport which is located in London, London Gatwick Airport which is located in London, or London Luton Airport which is located in London. When travelling from London, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Chicago. The nearest airport to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport is Chicago Midway Airport which is located in Chicago. The cheapest route from London to Chicago is LHR — ORD with an average price of £415 RT during the month of April.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)£415
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London City Airport (LCY) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)£504
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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)£458
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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)£479
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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD)£622
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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)£492
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Easily compare return flights from London to Chicago

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from London to Chicago by changing tabs
American Airlines
23 Apr
LHR06:10London Heathrow
13h 35m
1 stop
ORD13:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
30 Apr
ORD08:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
7h 50m
LHR22:10London Heathrow
Icelandair
24 Apr
LHR21:25London Heathrow
26h 55m
1 stop
ORD18:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 May
ORD19:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 50m
1 stop
LHR20:20London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
22 Apr
LHR14:05London Heathrow
12h 01m
1 stop
ORD20:06Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Apr
ORD15:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 10m
LHR05:55London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
22 Apr
LHR08:40London Heathrow
11h 55m
1 stop
ORD14:35Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Apr
ORD14:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
10h 30m
1 stop
LHR06:45London Heathrow
Air Canada
22 Apr
LHR14:05London Heathrow
12h 01m
1 stop
ORD20:06Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Apr
ORD11:00Chicago O'Hare Intl
13h 30m
1 stop
LHR06:30London Heathrow
Finnair
22 Apr
LHR13:10London Heathrow
8h 40m
ORD15:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Apr
ORD19:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
7h 50m
LHR09:00London Heathrow

Find the cheapest one-way flights from London to Chicago

If you're looking for one-way flights from London to Chicago, view some of our deals below provided by Iberia, Icelandair and TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Multiple Airlines
15 May
LGW14:00London Gatwick
22h 54m
1 stop
MDW06:54Chicago Midway
Icelandair
5 May
LHR21:25London Heathrow
26h 55m
1 stop
ORD18:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
15 May
LHR08:00London Heathrow
14h 10m
1 stop
ORD16:10Chicago O'Hare Intl

Search last-minute flights to Chicago from London

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from London to Chicago
Icelandair
18 Apr
LHR21:25London Heathrow
26h 55m
1 stop
ORD18:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Apr
ORD19:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 50m
1 stop
LHR20:20London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
17 Apr
LHR08:40London Heathrow
12h 05m
1 stop
ORD14:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Apr
ORD14:15Chicago O'Hare Intl
10h 30m
1 stop
LHR06:45London Heathrow
Scandinavian Airlines
18 Apr
LHR06:40London Heathrow
17h 15m
1 stop
ORD17:55Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Apr
ORD19:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
14h 15m
1 stop
LHR16:00London Heathrow
Multiple Airlines
17 Apr
LHR14:05London Heathrow
12h 01m
1 stop
ORD20:06Chicago O'Hare Intl
24 Apr
ORD15:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 10m
LHR05:55London Heathrow
American Airlines
16 Apr
LHR06:10London Heathrow
13h 35m
1 stop
ORD13:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Apr
ORD22:35Chicago O'Hare Intl
7h 40m
LHR12:15London Heathrow
Finnair
21 Apr
LHR08:55London Heathrow
34h 50m
1 stop
ORD13:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Apr
ORD18:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
31h 05m
1 stop
LHR07:30London Heathrow

Best airlines flying from London to Chicago

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from London to Chicago with momondo
Airline
Rating
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Scandinavian AirlinesPriceFrom £361Free CancellationRating
7.4
1,422 reviews
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IcelandairPriceFrom £366Free CancellationRating
7.1
1,372 reviews
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Virgin AtlanticPriceFrom £378Free CancellationRating
7.7
748 reviews
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British AirwaysPriceFrom £408Free CancellationRating
6.8
6,927 reviews
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Brussels AirlinesPriceFrom £409Free CancellationRating
7.2
615 reviews
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TAP AIR PORTUGALPriceFrom £415Free CancellationRating
7.1
2,185 reviews
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FinnairPriceFrom £431Free CancellationRating
7.7
1,377 reviews
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LufthansaPriceFrom £432Free CancellationRating
7.0
7,828 reviews
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Aer LingusPriceFrom £441Free CancellationRating
7.2
1,364 reviews
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Austrian AirlinesPriceFrom £445Free CancellationRating
7.5
1,111 reviews
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  • Finnair Flights From London to Chicago

    Finnair operates around 21 flights from London to Chicago every week. The average price of these flights found in the last 72 hours has been £656, but momondo users have found Finnair deals from London to Chicago from as low as £541 round-trip. Finnair has been scored 7.7/10 in 1,377 reviews.

  • Austrian Airlines Flights From London to Chicago

    Austrian Airlines (7.5/10 from 1,111 reviews) operates around 21 flights from London to Chicago in any given week. The average Austrian Airlines airfare for this route is around £716, with deals from around £559 rare but found on momondo. Referenced prices are for round-trip London to Chicago flight searches in the last 72 hours.


Icelandair flights from London to Chicago

Our best Icelandair deals on London to Chicago flight tickets
Icelandair
18 Apr
LHR21:25London Heathrow
26h 55m
1 stop
ORD18:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Apr
ORD19:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 50m
1 stop
LHR20:20London Heathrow
Icelandair
18 Apr
LHR21:25London Heathrow
26h 55m
1 stop
ORD18:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Apr
ORD19:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 50m
1 stop
LHR20:20London Heathrow
Icelandair
18 Apr
LHR21:25London Heathrow
26h 55m
1 stop
ORD18:20Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 May
ORD19:30Chicago O'Hare Intl
18h 50m
1 stop
LHR20:20London Heathrow

Lufthansa flights from London to Chicago

Our best Lufthansa deals on London to Chicago flight tickets
Lufthansa
26 Apr
LHR13:05London Heathrow
9h 05m
ORD16:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Apr
ORD15:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 10m
LHR05:55London Heathrow
Lufthansa
18 Apr
LHR15:20London Heathrow
9h 05m
ORD18:25Chicago O'Hare Intl
22 Apr
ORD15:45Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 10m
LHR05:55London Heathrow
Lufthansa
18 Apr
LHR13:05London Heathrow
9h 05m
ORD16:10Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Apr
ORD18:50Chicago O'Hare Intl
8h 10m
LHR09:00London Heathrow

  • How far is London to Chicago by plane?

    The distance between London and Chicago is about 3945.2 mi. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 8h 35m.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from London to Chicago?

    Prices for flights from London to Chicago refresh daily.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from London to Chicago?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from London to Chicago?

    The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines offering an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their age restrictions, such as regulations concerning flight duration, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel from London to Chicago.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Chicago?

    The required travel and health documents for your Chicago trip may vary depending on your itinerary and personal circumstances. As a general rule, you should carry multiple documents, including a national ID card or driver's license and a passport valid for six months after your intended arrival at Chicago. We recommend that you seek guidance from your airline or a reliable third party such as IATA.


What are the benefits of the different airports in London and Chicago?

Passengers flying from London to Chicago mostly use London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Get some delicious food, drinks, and other refreshments from the numerous restaurants, cafes, lounges, and bars within the airport. London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is the most accessible, with a great budget, easy navigation, and shorter waiting times. While London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is the better option for those coming from central London, it's more expensive when compared to the others. Nonetheless, all London airports provide everything you need to travel anywhere in London. London Heathrow Airport has the advantage of being close to Park Grand Heathrow, an 11min walk from Hounslow East Tube Station. The hotel is a prime choice for many business travellers due to its fully-equipped business facilities and hospitable rooms. Once you land at Chicago O'Hare International Airport, enjoy some relaxation time after a long flight. The airport also offers a children's play area, charging ports, stroller parking, and a nursing room for mothers.


What is the best way to get in and out of airports in London and Chicago?

Most flights from London to Chicago depart from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and London Luton Airport (LTN), or London City Airport (LCY). If you want to travel to and from London Heathrow Airport (LHR), you can use a bus, the Tube, a Taxi, or a train. The Heathrow Express is the fastest link between the airport and central London. The train runs nonstop from Paddington station every quarter-hour, taking 15 minutes to get to T2 and T3 and a little longer toT4 or T5. The Tube is another great option since it serves all terminals in the airport and a trip takes about 1 hour. The National Express Coaches operate 24/7 from the airport to Victoria Coach Station and vice versa, and the journey takes approximately 40-80 minutes. Taxis at London Heathrow Airport (LHR) are always available outside each terminal building, with the journey taking approximately 1 hour. For those travelling outside London, take a bus, train, or hire a car. Chicago is served by two airports - Chicago O'HareIntl (ORD), Chicago Midway (MDW), and Chicago Greater Rockford (RFD). Chicago O'HareIntl (ORD) is the busiest airport in Chicago. The CTA Blue Line L train, located in T3, is the best way to travel to and from central Chicago. The trip takes 40 minutes, and the trains operate every 6 -10 minutes throughout the day and every 30min at night. Shuttle vans depart from the airport every 10-15 minutes servicing several hotels in downtown Chicago.

Which cities can you get to from Chicago?

Flights from London to Chicago land at Chicago O'Hare International (ORD). Some nearby cities and towns that are quick to get to include Naperville, Stickney, and Evanston. The most economical way to get to Naperville from Chicago is by car, which takes 36 minutes. You can also take a train from Chicago Union Station and get to Naperville 1h 2min later. Travelling to Stickney via taxi takes 15 minutes and 1 hour if you take a bus. Evanston is about 17 minutes from Chicago by taxi and 44 minutes by train.


Alternative routes for London to Chicago

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
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Fastest flight time10h 40m
Cheapest price£407
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Cheapest price£522
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Fastest flight time21h 05m
Cheapest price£1,101
Newcastle upon Tyne to Chicago Flights
Fastest flight time17h 00m
Cheapest price£540
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Fastest flight time13h 55m
Cheapest price£606
Exeter to Chicago Flights
Fastest flight time13h 50m
Cheapest price£2,808
Liverpool to Chicago Flights
Fastest flight time12h 30m
Cheapest price£538
London to Peoria, Illinois Flights
Fastest flight time11h 46m
Cheapest price£863
London to Moline Flights
Fastest flight time12h 44m
Cheapest price£841

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