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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from Chicago to Bridgeport (Chicago Midway International Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 759 miles / 1222 kilometers / 660 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Bridgeport (BDR) is 847 miles / 1363 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

How far is Bridgeport from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 759.430 miles
  • 1222.183 kilometers
  • 659.926 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
  • 757.475 miles
  • 1219.039 kilometers
  • 658.228 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 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

B Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Bridgeport is 1 hour. Bridgeport is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Bridgeport, CT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
759
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
759

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