# Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Fargo to Chicago (Hector International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 571 miles / 920 kilometers / 497 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Chicago (MDW) is 651 miles / 1047 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 19 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

## How far is Chicago from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 571.467 miles
• 919.687 kilometers
• 496.592 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
• 570.651 miles
• 918.374 kilometers
• 495.883 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).

## Airport information

A Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

B Chicago Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fargo and Chicago.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (240 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Chicago (MDW).

Distance:
571
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
571

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