Cheap flights from Leeds to Chicago

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The best prices from Leeds/Bradford to Chicago are usually found in February or November, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Leeds to Chicago

All the information you need to plan the best LBA to CHI flight in 2021: compare Leeds to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

LBA - CHI

Price

£498 - £985

CHI

Temperature

-5 - 23 °C

CHI

Precipitation

43 - 125 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Average price

£510

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

£376

From Leeds/Bradford to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Leeds to Chicago?

Flights from Leeds to Chicago are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Chicago.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Leeds to Chicago?

Find a great deal and save up to 140% by booking at least 40 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Leeds to Chicago within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £705.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Chicago. Flights to Chicago from Leeds in February are about £493 on average during February, but can be found for as low as £347.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Leeds to Chicago (LBA - CHI)?

When flying from Leeds to Chicago, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 19% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Leeds to Chicago in December, January 2021

The best prices found for LBA to CHI flights in December, January
10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

20h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

3 stops

30h 05m
£516

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

20h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

1 stop

15h 55m
£687

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

16h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

2 stops

14h 27m
£738

KLM

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

Leeds to Chicago 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Leeds found for this year
10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

20h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

3 stops

30h 05m
£516

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

20h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

1 stop

15h 55m
£687

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

16h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

2 stops

14h 27m
£738

KLM

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

Last-minute flights from Leeds to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Leeds, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

20h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

3 stops

30h 05m
£516

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

20h 00m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

1 stop

15h 55m
£687

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

10 Dec - 17 Feb
LBA

Leeds/Bradford

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

16h 13m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

LBA

Leeds/Bradford

2 stops

14h 27m
£738

KLM

View Deal

Deal found 3/12/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Leeds to Chicago flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Leeds to Chicago?

Most people fly from Leeds/Bradford (LBA) if they book a flight from Leeds to Chicago. On average, Leeds/Bradford has 0 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 4 airlines. Leeds/Bradford is conveniently located just 6.5 mi from Leeds’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Leeds/Bradford to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Leeds/Bradford to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Aer Lingus, British Airways, and KLM. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Leeds to Chicago for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Leeds to Chicago for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £448, but on average you can expect to pay £535.

Are there last-minute flights available from Leeds to Chicago for under £600?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Leeds to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than £600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Leeds to Chicago round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Leeds to Chicago round-trip from £489. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are KLM, from £491, and Virgin Atlantic, from £543.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Leeds to Chicago?

When booking a flight from Leeds to Chicago, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, British Airways or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

Can I fly to Chicago from Leeds/Bradford right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Leeds/Bradford to Chicago

Most visitors from Leeds/Bradford need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Chicago.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Leeds/Bradford must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Leeds/Bradford are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

Can I fly back to Leeds/Bradford from Chicago?

Returning to Leeds/Bradford from Chicago

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Leeds/Bradford.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Leeds/Bradford.

Alternative routes for Leeds to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 4 airlines flying from Leeds to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Leeds to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest£307
Average£548
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Atlantic
Cheapest£319
Average£985
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest£353
Average£635
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Aer Lingus
Cheapest£357
Average£558
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety