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Distance between Waterloo, IA (ALO) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Waterloo to Chicago (Waterloo Regional Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 244 miles / 393 kilometers / 212 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Waterloo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 244.463 miles
  • 393.425 kilometers
  • 212.432 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
  • 243.864 miles
  • 392.461 kilometers
  • 211.912 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO) to Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) is 57 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Waterloo and Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 59 kg (130 pounds).

Airport information


A Waterloo Regional Airport
City: Waterloo, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALO
ICAO Code: KALO
Coordinates: 42°33′25″N, 92°24′1″W

B Chicago Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

Waterloo to Chicago flight path

Shortest flight path between Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Waterloo (ALO) → Chicago (MDW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
244
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
244

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