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Distance between Cleveland, OH (CLE) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Cleveland to Chicago (Cleveland Hopkins International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 316 miles / 508 kilometers / 274 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Cleveland (CLE) to Chicago (ORD) is 352 miles / 567 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cleveland to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

How far is Chicago from Cleveland?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 315.567 miles
  • 507.856 kilometers
  • 274.220 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
  • 314.766 miles
  • 506.566 kilometers
  • 273.524 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 Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
City: Cleveland, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLE
ICAO Code: KCLE
Coordinates: 41°24′42″N, 81°50′59″W

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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cleveland and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Cleveland.

Time Difference

Cleveland, OH

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (158 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cleveland (CLE) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
316
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
316

Round trip?