# Distance between Cedar Rapids, IA (CID) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Cedar Rapids to Chicago (The Eastern Iowa Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 196 miles / 316 kilometers / 171 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Chicago (ORD) is 239 miles / 385 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 16 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cedar Rapids to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## How far is Chicago from Cedar Rapids?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 196.237 miles
• 315.813 kilometers
• 170.526 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
• 195.726 miles
• 314.990 kilometers
• 170.081 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

B Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cedar Rapids and Chicago.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 54 kg (119 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cedar Rapids (CID) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
196
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
196

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