Flights from Chicago Airport MDW to Los Angeles Airport LAX

If it is your first time travelling to Los Angeles International then check out the airliners Flexjet and Southwest Airlines. These airliners all offer direct flights that depart from Midway, so you will find flying to Los Angeles International is quite easy. When travelling from Midway you will cover about 1,747 miles before you reach Los Angeles International. This journey will take 4 Hours 7 Minutes.

The exact cost of the flight we vary quite significantly base on the dates you travel, the time of day you will depart and how long in advance you pre book the flights. If you are on a tight budget then you should avoid flying at peak hours as the prices are more expensive. The cheapest flights are in the evenings and in mid week. We recommend our viewers to pay and reserve the seats in advance. This ensures you get the best seats on the plane at the cheapest prices.

When arriving at Los Angeles International don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

Please see below the airlines that fly from Midway (MDW) to Los Angeles International (LAX) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

Flights Chart
AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast FlightFlights
Southwest Airlines675555500:0523:55VIEW FLIGHTS
Flexjet100000011:0111:01VIEW FLIGHTS

Southwest Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 00:05 and 23:55.

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
01:05
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN255
05:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN770
08:05
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4139
11:01
AirlineFlight  No
FlexjetLXJ524
14:45
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4287
18:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3275
22:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN5147
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Tuesday
00:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN5147
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN770
14:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN1872
16:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3871
19:24
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN9005
19:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN206
23:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3275
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Wednesday
09:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN770
14:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN1872
14:25
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3871
19:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN206
23:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3275
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Thursday
05:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN770
10:25
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4139
17:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4287
20:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3275
22:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN5147
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Friday
00:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN5147
05:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN770
10:25
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4139
17:00
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4287
20:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3275
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Saturday
00:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN5147
08:05
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4139
13:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN1872
21:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4757
21:45
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3752
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Sunday
00:05
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3752
07:55
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN4139
14:40
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN1872
17:50
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN3621
22:50
AirlineFlight  No
Southwest AirlinesWN255
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Flights to Los Angeles International are also available from airports close to Midway. Below we have provided a short list of routes which you could consider is you feel that are suitable.

Alternative Direct Routes
RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Grand Rapids Gerald R Ford to Los Angeles04 Hours 21 Minutes
Gary to Los Angeles04 Hours 9 Minutes
Madison Dane County Regional to Los Angeles04 Hours
Chicago O'Hare to Los Angeles04 Hours 6 Minutes
Rockford Greater Rockford to Los Angeles04 Hours

Please remember to leave plenty of time to get though customers when you are departing form the airports. Flights regulations are getting very strict these days so getting through customs can take in excess of 1 hour in some cases.

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

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

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

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