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Distance between Dallas, TX (DFW) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Dallas to Chicago (Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 802 miles / 1290 kilometers / 697 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Dallas (DFW) to Chicago (ORD) is 934 miles / 1503 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 46 minutes.

Dallas – Chicago

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802
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1290
Kilometers
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697
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Dallas?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 801.784 miles
  • 1290.347 kilometers
  • 696.732 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
  • 801.971 miles
  • 1290.647 kilometers
  • 696.894 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 to Chicago is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dallas and Chicago.

Dallas time to Chicago time converter

Time in Dallas: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Chicago: 00:00

Current local times

Dallas, TX

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Dallas to Chicago generates about 135 kg of CO2 per passenger, 135 kilograms is equal to 298 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport information

Origin Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DFW
ICAO Code: KDFW
Coordinates: 32°53′48″N, 97°2′16″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 Dallas (DFW) to Chicago (ORD)

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