Map of flight path and driving directions from Boise to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between Boise Airport (BOI) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).
How far is Chicago from Boise?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Boise and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1448.167 miles
- 2330.600 kilometers
- 1258.423 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
- 1444.361 miles
- 2324.474 kilometers
- 1255.115 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Boise and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour ahead of Boise.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Boise (BOI) → Chicago (MDW).