# How far is Chicago, IL, from Fargo, ND?

The distance between Fargo (Hector International Airport) and Chicago (Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 557 miles / 896 kilometers / 484 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Chicago (ORD) is 632 miles / 1017 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 11 hours 34 minutes.

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896
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107 kg

## Distance from Fargo to Chicago

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Fargo to Chicago. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 556.805 miles
• 896.092 kilometers
• 483.851 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 555.987 miles
• 894.775 kilometers
• 483.140 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Fargo to Chicago?

The estimated flight time from Hector International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 1 hour and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

On average, flying from Fargo to Chicago generates about 107 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 107 kilograms equals 236 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

See the map of the shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## Airport information

Origin Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W
Destination Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W