Map of flight path from São Paulo to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).
How far is Chicago from São Paulo?
There are several ways to calculate distances between São Paulo and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5222.062 miles
- 8404.094 kilometers
- 4537.848 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
- 5237.049 miles
- 8428.213 kilometers
- 4550.871 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 São Paulo and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours behind São Paulo.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 613 kg (1 351 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
São Paulo (GRU) → Chicago (ORD).