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Distance between Dallas, TX (DAL) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Dallas to Chicago (Dallas Love Field – Midway International Airport) is 793 miles / 1277 kilometers / 690 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Dallas?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 793.474 miles
  • 1276.972 kilometers
  • 689.510 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
  • 793.648 miles
  • 1277.253 kilometers
  • 689.661 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 Dallas Love Field (DAL) to Midway International Airport (MDW) is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dallas and Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

Airport information


A Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W

B 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

Map

Dallas to Chicago flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dallas (DAL) → Chicago (MDW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
793
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
793

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