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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Fargo to Chicago (Hector International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 557 miles / 896 kilometers / 484 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Chicago (ORD) is 632 miles / 1017 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

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)
  • 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 earth.

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).

Airport information


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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fargo and Chicago.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
557
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
557

Round trip?