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Distance between Las Vegas, NV (LAS) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Las Vegas to Chicago (Las Vegas McCarran International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 1514 miles / 2437 kilometers / 1316 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Las Vegas (LAS) to Chicago (ORD) is 1752 miles / 2820 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 31 minutes.

Las Vegas – Chicago

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1514
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2437
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1316
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Las Vegas?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1514.240 miles
  • 2436.933 kilometers
  • 1315.839 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
  • 1510.986 miles
  • 2431.696 kilometers
  • 1313.011 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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 3 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Las Vegas and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours ahead of Las Vegas.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Las Vegas to Chicago generates about 180 kg of CO2 per passenger, 180 kilograms is equal to 398 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Las Vegas to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport information

Origin Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″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 Las Vegas (LAS) to Chicago (ORD)

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