Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).
How far is Chicago from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 739.950 miles
- 1190.834 kilometers
- 642.999 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
- 738.088 miles
- 1187.837 kilometers
- 641.381 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).
|A||New York John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City:||New York, NY|
|B||Chicago O'Hare International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind New York.
New York, NY
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (JFK) → Chicago (ORD).