London to Chicago flight time

What is the flight time from London to Chicago

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between London, United Kingdom and Chicago, United States?

Flight duration from London to Chicago

Depart
LHR
Arrive
MDW

The flight time from London to Chicago is 7 hours 44 minutes.

A direct flight from LHR to MDW has a duration of 7 hours 44 minutes.

A distance of 3,949 miles / 6,355 km.

Related: Return journey Chicago to London flight duration

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 7 hours 44 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

London to Chicago flight time via St. Louis | LHR to MDW via STL

London to St. Louis
8 hours 14 minutes
St. Louis to Chicago
1 hours 06 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
9 hours 20 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

London to Chicago flight time via Louisville | LHR to MDW via SDF

London to Louisville
7 hours 56 minutes
Louisville to Chicago
1 hours 07 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
9 hours 03 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from London to Chicago can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to Chicago and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from London to Chicago | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

London to Chicago flight time information

  • The average flight time from London to Chicago is 7 hours 44 minutes
  • Distance from London to Chicago is 3,949 miles / 6,355 km
  • London is served by 5 airports London Heathrow Airport , London Gatwick Airport , London Luton Airport , London Stansted Airport , London City Airport
  • Chicago is served by 3 airports Chicago Midway International Airport , Chicago O'Hare International Airport , Chicago Rockford International Airport
  • The currency in Chicago, United States is the US Dollar

Airlines flying between London and Chicago

Most popular airlines that fly the route between London and Chicago

Vueling Airlines
Vueling Airlines
British Airways
British Airways
easyJet
easyJet

Popular routes from London

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London & Chicago local time and timezones

Chicago, United States time is 18 hours ahead of London, United Kingdom

Day and time in London, United Kingdom: Wed, 19 Sep, 2018,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)
00:54
Day and time in Chicago, United States: Tue, 18 Sep, 2018,
Chicago Timezone: CDT (-05:00)
18:54

Jet Lag effects from flying between London and Chicago

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between London and Chicago

London to Chicago jet lag effects

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The cheapest months to travel from London to Chicago

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