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Distance between Bucharest (BBU) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Bucharest to Chicago (Aurel Vlaicu International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 5224 miles / 8407 kilometers / 4539 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 23 minutes.

Bucharest – Chicago

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5224
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8407
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4539
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How far is Chicago from Bucharest?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5223.569 miles
  • 8406.519 kilometers
  • 4539.157 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
  • 5209.886 miles
  • 8384.498 kilometers
  • 4527.267 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).

How long does it take to fly from Bucharest to Chicago?

Estimated flight time from Aurel Vlaicu International Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport is 10 hours 23 minutes.

What is the time difference between Bucharest and Chicago?

The time difference between Bucharest and Chicago is 8 hours. Chicago is 8 hours behind Bucharest.
Bucharest time to Chicago time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

On average flying from Bucharest to Chicago generates about 613 kg of CO2 per passenger, 613 kilograms is equal to 1 352 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Bucharest to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Airport information

Origin Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: BBU
ICAO Code: LRBS
Coordinates: 44°30′11″N, 26°6′7″E
Destination 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