Flights from Los Angeles Airport LAX to Chicago Airport MDW

Direct flights to Midway from Los Angeles International are only offered by Southwest Airlines as this route is in low demand, so the options are limited. If this route is not ideal, the only other option is to get a flight with a stop over. The flight time is approximately 4 Hours 7 Minutes.

The cost of the flights varies significantly so we can’t provide you an estimate. Prices can be 50% cheaper if you book more than a month in advance. The cheapest flights available will generally be mid week or late in the evening, so if you are on a budget then these are the flight times you should consider. Alternatively, you could book well in advance and you flight could be up to 50% cheaper, especially with budget airliners. If it is possible, you should book your flights 2 or more months in advance as ticket prices will be substantially lower.

When arriving at Midway don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

Below you will see all the airlines that fly from Los Angeles International (LAX) to Midway (MDW) and the number of flights they operate each day.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
Southwest Airlines343333200:4020:10VIEW FLIGHTS

Southwest Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 00:40 and 20:10.

You can find the latest flight availability and prices from Southwest Airlines at www.southwest.com/?ref=southwestairlines.com. You can also book direct and get their latest discounts.

Flight times for the route are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

Flights Time In WeekDays
DayFlight TimesFlights
Monday
12:30
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3792
17:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3046
18:50
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2862
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Tuesday
00:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2862
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3792
16:10
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3476
18:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3046
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Wednesday
13:15
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3792
16:10
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3476
18:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3046
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Thursday
12:30
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3792
17:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3046
18:50
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2862
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Friday
00:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2862
12:30
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3792
17:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3046
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Saturday
00:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2862
12:15
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3256
22:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3046
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Sunday
12:20
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2268
20:10
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN2263
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Other routes are also possible. Flying from a different airport may offer more convenient flight times, so below we have we have put a list of other routes that may well be suitable.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Carlsbad Mc Clellan Palomar to Chicago Midway04 Hours 3 Minutes
Long Beach to Chicago Midway04 Hours 6 Minutes
Ontario to Chicago Midway04 Hours 2 Minutes
San Diego to Chicago Midway04 Hours 4 Minutes
Santa Barbara Municipal to Chicago Midway04 Hours 14 Minutes

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Flight Price FAQ - Los Angeles (LAX) to Chicago (MDW)

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What is the cheapest flight one way from Los Angeles LAX to Chicago MDW?
The cheapest flight one way from Los Angeles LAX to Chicago MDW is £54.43 ($69 €63.56)
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The cheapest return flight from Los Angeles LAX to Chicago MDW is £128.57 ($163 €150.14)
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Flight Info FAQ - Los Angeles (LAX) to Chicago (MDW)

Who flies from Los Angeles to Chicago?
The following airlines fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Chicago (MDW): Southwest Airlines.
How far is the flight from Los Angeles to Chicago?
The flight from Los Angeles to Chicago is 2,811KM or 1,747 miles.
How long does the flight from Los Angeles to Chicago to take?
The flight from Los Angeles to Chicago takes 4 Hours 7 Minutes.

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