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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Washington Dulles International Airport to Midway International Airport is 577 miles / 929 kilometers / 502 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 577.259 miles
  • 929.008 kilometers
  • 501.624 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
  • 576.064 miles
  • 927.085 kilometers
  • 500.586 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Midway International Airport (MDW) is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Washington D.C..

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″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

Flight map from Washington D.C. to Chicago.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Chicago (MDW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
577

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