# Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to Chicago (Albuquerque International Sunport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 1118 miles / 1799 kilometers / 971 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Chicago (ORD) is 1335 miles / 2148 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 38 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## How far is Chicago from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Albuquerque and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1117.785 miles
• 1798.900 kilometers
• 971.328 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 1115.932 miles
• 1795.919 kilometers
• 969.719 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

B Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Albuquerque and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour ahead of Albuquerque.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Albuquerque (ABQ) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
1118
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1118

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