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Distance between São Paulo (GRU) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Distance from São Paulo to Chicago (São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 5222 miles / 8404 kilometers / 4538 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) to Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) is 10 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between São Paulo and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours behind São Paulo.

Time Difference

São Paulo
Chicago

São Paulo

 -03

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 621 kg (1 368 pounds).

Airport information


A São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GRU
ICAO Code: SBGR
Coordinates: 23°26′8″S, 46°28′23″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

São Paulo to Chicago flight path

Shortest flight path between São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

São Paulo (GRU) → Chicago (ORD).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5222

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