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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Burbank, CA (BUR)

Flight distance from Chicago to Burbank (Chicago Midway International Airport – Hollywood Burbank Airport) is 1740 miles / 2800 kilometers / 1512 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Burbank (BUR) is 2018 miles / 3247 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 23 minutes.

Chicago – Burbank

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1740
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2800
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1512
Nautical miles

How far is Burbank from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1739.931 miles
  • 2800.148 kilometers
  • 1511.959 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
  • 1736.443 miles
  • 2794.534 kilometers
  • 1508.928 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 Chicago to Burbank is 3 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Burbank is 2 hours. Burbank is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Chicago time to Burbank time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Burbank: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Burbank, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Burbank generates about 196 kg of CO2 per passenger, 196 kilograms is equal to 431 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Burbank

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Hollywood Burbank Airport
City: Burbank, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUR
ICAO Code: KBUR
Coordinates: 34°12′2″N, 118°21′32″W