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Distance between Watertown, NY (ART) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Watertown to Chicago (Watertown International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 614 miles / 988 kilometers / 534 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Watertown (ART) to Chicago (MDW) is 743 miles / 1196 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Watertown to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Watertown International Airport (ART) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

How far is Chicago from Watertown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 613.997 miles
  • 988.133 kilometers
  • 533.549 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
  • 612.496 miles
  • 985.717 kilometers
  • 532.245 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 Watertown International Airport
City: Watertown, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ART
ICAO Code: KART
Coordinates: 43°59′30″N, 76°1′18″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Watertown and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Watertown.

Time Difference

Watertown, NY

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (252 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Watertown (ART) → Chicago (MDW).

Distance:
614
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
614

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