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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Indianapolis to Chicago (Indianapolis International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 177 miles / 285 kilometers / 154 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Indianapolis (IND) to Chicago (ORD) is 205 miles / 330 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 4 minutes.

Indianapolis – Chicago

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177
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285
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154
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How far is Chicago from Indianapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 177.385 miles
  • 285.473 kilometers
  • 154.143 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
  • 177.461 miles
  • 285.596 kilometers
  • 154.209 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 Indianapolis International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 50 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Indianapolis and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Indianapolis.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Indianapolis to Chicago generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, 51 kilograms is equal to 113 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Indianapolis to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport information

Origin Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Indianapolis (IND) to Chicago (ORD)

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