Cheap Flights from London to Chicago

London to Chicago Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:

When can I book the cheapest flight from London to Chicago?

Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights from London to Chicago are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

What are the airlines flying from London to Chicago?

What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London to Chicago?

American Airlines provides 40 of the non-stop flights between London and Chicago.

How many airports are there in Chicago?

Average duration of direct flights: 8h56m
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London to Chicago Flight Schedule

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Flights to Midway International Airport (MDW) from London

11 Sep, 12:55 - 18 Sep, 15:10
VS | Virgin Atlantic
12h 16m
LHR - MDW
2 stop
£368
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27 Sep, 09:20 - 4 Oct, 19:59
DL | Delta Air Lines
12h 42m
LHR - MDW
2 stop
£421
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6 Sep, 09:20 - 13 Sep, 15:09
KL | Klm Royal Dutch Airlines
12h 42m
LHR - MDW
2 stop
£650
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31 Jul, 09:20 - 5 Aug, 16:56
AF | Air France
12h 51m
LHR - MDW
2 stop
£800
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8 Sep, 09:20 - 14 Sep, 18:14
VS | Virgin Atlantic
12h 42m
LHR - MDW
2 stop
£368
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Flights to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) from London

1 Sep, 12:20 - 8 Sep, 15:55
UA | United Airlines
8h 55m
LHR - ORD
Nonstop
£365
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16 Sep, 10:25 - 22 Sep, 19:25
AY | Finnair
8h 40m
LHR - ORD
Nonstop
£371
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20 Sep, 08:30 - 26 Sep, 16:05
OS | Austrian Airlines
8h 55m
LHR - ORD
Nonstop
£377
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29 Sep, 10:25 - 6 Oct, 17:05
AA | American Airlines
8h 40m
LHR - ORD
Nonstop
£381
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10 Sep, 08:30 - 17 Sep, 18:25
SN | Brussels Airlines
8h 55m
LHR - ORD
Nonstop
£385
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Prices shown are for 1 adult ticket including taxes & fees.(As ticket fares can change frequently, these advertised prices are for reference only. The actual prices will be shown at time of booking.)

Flight from London to Chicago

Amongst the most happening cities in the world, Chicago is famous for its vibrant arts scene, its modern architecture, numerous cultural attractions, and fantastic shopping destinations. Being a melting pot of cultures, Chicago has endless things to offer for any visitor looking for the best in food, arts, entertainment, and shopping and tourist experience.

Tip: The best time to visit Chicago is between May to October when the temperatures are mild, and the city is green.

Getting to Chicago

The flight routes between London to Chicago are serviced by a number of international carriers such as British Airways, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, KLM, Air France, and more. Normally, direct flights to Chicago last about 9 hours, and flights with stops can range around 12 to 15 hours. Cheap flights from London to Chicago Airport are also offered by all the carriers on round trips, however they could have one or two stops in between depending on the flight routes.

The closest airport to the city, the O’Hare Airport is located about 29km from the city centre and is usually the airport of choice for most travellers. You can choose a range of commute options to get to Chicago such as a train, rental car, taxi, door-to-door shuttle, bus or even a limo. The Chicago blue line train is the cheapest at $5 and takes about 45 minutes to get downtown Chicago. Taxis are a bit faster and get to the city in 35 minutes, however they could cost up to $40 plus tip. The Bus service leaves from the airport every 10-15 minutes and costs $17.

Tip: Taxis are ideal if you are to save time while travelling with a lot of luggage and children on your trip to Chicago.

Things to see in Chicago

There are endless numbers of things to see in Chicago that put it among the world’s finest tourist destinations and what’s great about them is that many are free. The millennium Park is one of the coolest places to spend time outdoors. Being the city’s front yard, it’s home to some of the strangest modern art forms, including the Cloud Gate or “The Bean.”  Chicago is also famous for its museums, and the must-visit ones include Museum of Contemporary Art and Art Institute of Chicago. The city is also also popular for its Jazz and music scene with dozens of popular clubs including The Green Mill.

Tip: Take a bike tour along the Chicago River to explore the city’s best tourist attraction and its surrounding neighbourhoods.

Where to Shop and Dine

‘The Magnificent Mile’ as it’s affectionately dubbed is Chicago’s Michigan Avenue, which the city’s premier shopping destination, which features an array of boutiques, department stores, and luxury showrooms. Chicago’s Logan Square, River North, and Wicker Park have some of the world’s finest restaurants that are sure to be a culinary treat for all visitors.

Tip: Head for one of the food festivals that are held every month for each area’s best food experience.

On Trip.com, find plenty of cheap London to Chicago flights for your next vacation and reserve them well in advance. When you combine your London - Chicago flight booking with hotels, you can get a great travel deal to plan your perfect Trip.

Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from London to Chicago

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from London to Chicago. However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.

Travel from London to Chicago

Chicago attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Planning a trip from London to Chicago is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online.

A Trip to Remember

Make your journey from London to Chicago a trip to remember when you use Trip.com to review city attractions before you arrive. With a preview of what's available at your destination, you can make any necessary reservations in advance for the best travel experience possible.