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Distance between Nashville, TN (BNA) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Nashville to Chicago (Nashville International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 395 miles / 635 kilometers / 343 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Nashville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 394.790 miles
  • 635.354 kilometers
  • 343.064 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
  • 395.397 miles
  • 636.330 kilometers
  • 343.591 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 Nashville International Airport (BNA) to Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) is 1 hour 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nashville and Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 83 kg (182 pounds).

Airport information


A Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″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

Nashville to Chicago flight path

Shortest flight path between Nashville International Airport (BNA) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Nashville (BNA) → Chicago (MDW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
395
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
395

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