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Distance between Orlando, FL (MCO) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Orlando to Chicago (Orlando International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 1005 miles / 1617 kilometers / 873 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Orlando (MCO) to Chicago (ORD) is 1151 miles / 1852 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 31 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Orlando to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

How far is Chicago from Orlando?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1005.030 miles
  • 1617.438 kilometers
  • 873.347 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
  • 1006.674 miles
  • 1620.085 kilometers
  • 874.776 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 Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Orlando and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Orlando.

Time Difference

Orlando, FL

 EDT

Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (333 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Orlando (MCO) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
1005
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1005

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