Why BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Seat selection available online 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Complimentary onboard food and bar service
  • Enjoy the latest movies, TV, and music on your personal seatback screen
  • Earn Avios points when you fly to spend on reward flights

Fly direct to Chicago for less

We make it easy to discover the magnificent Windy City. With two flights every day operated by British Airways and four by our partner American Airlines, we offer forty two flights from London Heathrow to Chicago every week.

Fly to Chicago and be blown away by gravity-defying skyscrapers, shop 'till you drop on the Magnificent Mile, then relax on the banks of mighty Lake Michigan with a slice of famous Chicago-style pizza.

London to Chicago flight facts

Journey time from London to Chicago

Journey time from London to Chicago

Fly with us direct to Chicago O'Hare International Airport from London Heathrow and you'll be in Chicago within eight and a half hours. Our friendly cabin crew will take care of your comfort and safety throughout your journey, meaning you can start your holiday as soon as you step on board.

Flying to Chicago with British Airways

Flying to Chicago with British Airways

British Airways and our partner American Airlines offer 6 non-stop from London to Chicago every day. When you fly to Chicago with us, you can enjoy award-winning service and excellent value for money. Have plenty of room for souvenirs with a handy 23kg checked baggage allowance and sit back in comfort as you enjoy our free onboard food and bar service and the latest in-flight entertainment.

Arriving in Chicago

Arriving in Chicago

Getting to Chicago is simple when you book flights with BA. We fly direct to Chicago O'Hare International Airport, located 27 kilometres north of the city's central business district. On arrival, you can catch a train from the airport's CTA station and find yourself in downtown Chicago in around 40 minutes. Alternatively, pick up a hire car at the airport or catch one of the numerous taxis or shuttle buses.

London to Chicago flight frequency

London to Chicago flight frequency

British Airways and our partner American Airlines offer 6 non-stop from London to Chicago every day making it easy for you to pick a convenient travel time. For added convenience, British Airways passengers can take advantage of our free seat selection and pick your perfect spot on the plane 24 hours before you fly.

Flying direct to Chicago

Flying direct to Chicago

Save time when you fly to Chicago with British Airways, our non-stop flights will deliver you straight to the heart of the action in just over eight hours. Without the worry of stopovers or connecting flights, you can sit back, relax and concentrate on enjoying your trip.

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