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Distance between Little Rock, AR (LIT) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Little Rock to Chicago (Clinton National Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 544 miles / 875 kilometers / 473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Little Rock (LIT) to Chicago (MDW) is 641 miles / 1032 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Little Rock to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Clinton National Airport (LIT) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

How far is Chicago from Little Rock?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 543.889 miles
  • 875.304 kilometers
  • 472.626 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
  • 544.389 miles
  • 876.108 kilometers
  • 473.061 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).

Airport information


A Clinton National Airport
City: Little Rock, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIT
ICAO Code: KLIT
Coordinates: 34°43′45″N, 92°13′27″W

B Chicago 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Little Rock and Chicago.

Time Difference

Little Rock, AR

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (232 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Little Rock (LIT) → Chicago (MDW).

Distance:
544
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
544

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