# Distance between Boise, ID (BOI) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Boise to Chicago (Boise Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 1448 miles / 2331 kilometers / 1258 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Boise (BOI) to Chicago (MDW) is 1688 miles / 2717 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 8 minutes.

## 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).

## Airport information

A Boise Airport
City: Boise, ID
Country: United States
IATA Code: BOI
ICAO Code: KBOI
Coordinates: 43°33′51″N, 116°13′22″W

B Chicago Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: 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 Boise and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour ahead of Boise.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boise (BOI) → Chicago (MDW).

Distance:
1448
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1448

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