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Cheap Flights from Chicago (ORD) to London (LHR / LGW)

When you fly from Chicago to London Heathrow (ORD-LHR), or you fly from Chicago to London Gatwick (ORD-LGW), you can begin your vacation with cheap tickets to Europe on Icelandair. Flights from Chicago CHI to London LON on Icelandair provide you with cheap airfares along with a refreshing Icelandic travel experience, including up to 150 hours of in-seat entertainment, USB chargers in every seat, and even Wi-Fi access, just to name a few benefits. We provide flights from Chicago O'Hare to Europe and over 20 destinations, plus the chance to experience why Icelandair has been a trusted leader in aviation during its 80 years of operation, and counting!

Travelers from Chicago, IL to London, UK, whether interested in history, pub culture or pop culture, will find plenty to enjoy in this cosmopolitan destination. For history, you can visit Buckingham Palace and witness the changing of the guard (while trying to sneak a peek at one of the royals!), followed by spectacular views of Big Ben from atop the spinning London Eye. Or, you can look back through history with a visit to the Tower of London to marvel at the Crown Jewels. If something more contemporary is to your liking, get acquainted with modern art at the Tate Modern museum, or the Saatchi Gallery in Sloane Square. Whether you prefer a pint of ale at a traditional pub or antiquing on Portobello Road, London has something for everyone. Check out Icelandair's cheap plane tickets to Heathrow Airport from Chicago and plan your vacation now!

Ready to escape the hustle and bustle of Chicago with a flight from ORD to London, England? Say goodbye to Chi-Town and say hello to the capital of the UK with cheap plane tickets to London! And while you're at it, why not compliment your trip and your transatlantic flight with a stopover in Iceland? With many of the numerous Iceland tour packages available to you, a chance to experience the northern lights in Iceland is always possible. Plus, when you visit Iceland with a stopover of up to seven nights, you can experience everything from the Golden Circle tour, to the Blue Lagoon, the hot springs, and - if you find yourself on a vacation in Iceland in the summertime - the midnight sun.

With Icelandair plane tickets to Europe, to any of our more than 20 destinations throughout Continental Europe, Scandinavia, and the United Kingdom, you can also visit Iceland for up to seven nights at no additional airfare. Whether visiting for 24 hours or 160, you can tour Iceland during any season. With non-stop flights from Chicago to Reykjavík, you can be soaking in the warm, tranquil waters of the Blue Lagoon, going for an ATV ride across a beautiful lava field, or snowmobiling over an Icelandic glacier. But of course we recommend you stay even longer!

  • With our shorter flying time to Europe and more than 20 destinations throughout the European continent, combined with our exceptional on-time performance, we invite you to experience why Icelandair has been a trusted leader with 80 years in aviation
  • Take advantage of our direct flights to Iceland on your cheap flight to London with a stopover and a vacation in Iceland to enjoy any number of Iceland vacation packages available to you
  • Chicago is the third largest in the United States with a population of nearly 3 million, and a metro area nearing 10 million inhabitants
  • The downtown area of Chicago, Illinois is known as The Loop due to the convergence of the local subway lines in a loop formation through the city's main center
  • Chicago is known as the Windy City, but not necessarily because of the wind. Many believe the name originated as a reference to the local politicians and all their 'hot air'
  • Located approximately 17 miles northwest of the city's downtown Loop section is O'Hare International Airport, one of the world's busiest with more than 40 carriers arriving and departing
  • London Heathrow Airport, as it is officially known, is named for the former hamlet where the airport is located. There are many airports that service London, including Gatwick Airport
  • Heathrow Airport is located just 12 miles west of the center, and easily accessible via London Underground, or the Tube as it is also known, amongst other options including rail, bus and taxi
  • Gatwick Airport is located 30 miles south of central London, and is serviced by numerous transportation options, including the Gatwick Express
  • Once you arrive, why not take in another aerial view of London, this time from the London Eye. This giant Ferris wheel gives you a view over London from right next to the Thames River at a height of 443 feet
  • If you're looking for a view over London that is bit higher, head over to The View from the Shard, an observation deck towering 800 feet over the city
  • When you fly from Chicago O'Hare CHI to London LON on our Icelandair flight deals, you'll be flying the only airline to name its planes after the many volcanoes located throughout our home country. By the time you arrive at your destination, you should be able to pronounce the name of the Iceland volcano Eyjafjallajökull!
  • On board your flight and included in your airfare to London is your personal in-flight entertainment system, which is available on nearly every flight from North America to Europe. A full selection of programming - all 150 hours of it - is available, from movies for the adults, to shows for the kids, including Iceland's very own Lazy Town!
  • Also included during your CHI to LHR or ORD to LGW flights is 32 inches of legroom in Economy Class, along with complimentary non-alcoholic drinks and snacks, and of course our exceptional service
  • When booked for travel in Economy Comfort from CHI to LON, you can expect 33 inches of legroom, a blocked middle seat for additional comfort, a complimentary meal in addition to drink services, as well as access to the Saga Class lounge and many other amenities
  • In Saga Class, in addition to what is mentioned above, you will enjoy 40 inches of legroom, spacious seats, Saga Class lounge access, and complimentary noise-cancelling headphones, plus other ancillary services during your flight from O'Hare Airport to London
  • With connections via our hub at Keflavík International Airport (recently inducted into the Director General's Roll of Excellence by Airports Council International based on its consistent ranking for service excellence), you will experience first-hand why Icelandair is the increasingly attractive option for cross-Atlantic flights with service to major metropolitan areas on both sides of the Atlantic