# How far is Chicago, IL, from Honolulu, HI?

The distance between Honolulu (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) and Chicago (Chicago Midway International Airport) is 4252 miles / 6843 kilometers / 3695 nautical miles.

4252
Miles
6843
Kilometers
3695
Nautical miles
8 h 33 min
488 kg

## Distance from Honolulu to Chicago

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 4252.244 miles
• 6843.323 kilometers
• 3695.099 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
• 4245.928 miles
• 6833.159 kilometers
• 3689.611 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 Honolulu to Chicago?

The estimated flight time from Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport is 8 hours and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)

On average, flying from Honolulu to Chicago generates about 488 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 488 kilograms equals 1 076 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Honolulu to Chicago

See the map of the shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

## Airport information

Origin Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W
Destination 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