Map of flight path and driving directions from El Paso to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between El Paso International Airport (ELP) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).
How far is Chicago from El Paso?
There are several ways to calculate distances between El Paso and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1236.827 miles
- 1990.480 kilometers
- 1074.773 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
- 1235.613 miles
- 1988.527 kilometers
- 1073.719 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between El Paso and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour ahead of El Paso.
El Paso, TX
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
El Paso (ELP) → Chicago (MDW).