Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Charlotte to Chicago (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 599 miles / 965 kilometers / 521 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlotte (CLT) to Chicago (ORD) is 771 miles / 1240 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 44 minutes.

Charlotte – Chicago

Distance arrow
599
Miles
Distance arrow
965
Kilometers
Distance arrow
521
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Charlotte?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 599.320 miles
  • 964.512 kilometers
  • 520.795 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
  • 599.362 miles
  • 964.580 kilometers
  • 520.832 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Charlotte and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Charlotte.
Charlotte time to Chicago time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Charlotte to Chicago generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, 113 kilograms is equal to 248 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charlotte to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport information

Origin Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Charlotte (CLT) to Chicago (ORD)

American Airlines
United Airlines