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Distance between Brussels (BRU) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Brussels to Chicago (Brussels Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 4163 miles / 6699 kilometers / 3617 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Brussels?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4162.716 miles
  • 6699.242 kilometers
  • 3617.301 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
  • 4151.201 miles
  • 6680.711 kilometers
  • 3607.295 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 Brussels Airport (BRU) to Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) is 8 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Brussels and Chicago is 7 hours. Chicago is 7 hours behind Brussels.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 483 kg (1 066 pounds).

Airport information


A Brussels Airport
City: Brussels
Country: Belgium Flag of Belgium
IATA Code: BRU
ICAO Code: EBBR
Coordinates: 50°54′5″N, 4°29′3″E

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

Brussels to Chicago flight path

Shortest flight path between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Brussels (BRU) → Chicago (MDW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4163

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