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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Honolulu to Chicago (Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – Midway International Airport) is 4252 miles / 6843 kilometers / 3695 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Honolulu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Honolulu and Chicago. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) to Midway International Airport (MDW) is 8 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Honolulu and Chicago is 4 hours. Chicago is 4 hours ahead of Honolulu.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 495 kg (1 091 pounds).

Airport information


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

B Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

Map

Honolulu to Chicago flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → Chicago (MDW).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4252

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