Map of flight path and driving directions from Newark to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).
How far is Chicago from Newark?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Newark and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 710.830 miles
- 1143.970 kilometers
- 617.694 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
- 709.032 miles
- 1141.077 kilometers
- 616.132 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 Newark and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Newark.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (277 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Newark (EWR) → Chicago (MDW).