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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Columbus, GA (CSG)

Flight distance from Chicago to Columbus (Chicago Midway International Airport – Columbus Metropolitan Airport) is 658 miles / 1059 kilometers / 572 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Columbus (CSG) is 782 miles / 1258 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 13 minutes.

Chicago – Columbus

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658
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1059
Kilometers
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572
Nautical miles

How far is Columbus from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 657.728 miles
  • 1058.510 kilometers
  • 571.550 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
  • 658.840 miles
  • 1060.301 kilometers
  • 572.517 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).

How long does it take to fly from Chicago to Columbus?

Estimated flight time from Chicago Midway International Airport to Columbus Metropolitan Airport is 1 hour 44 minutes.

What is the time difference between Chicago and Columbus?

The time difference between Chicago and Columbus is 1 hour. Columbus is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.
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Flight carbon footprint between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG)

On average flying from Chicago to Columbus generates about 120 kg of CO2 per passenger, 120 kilograms is equal to 264 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 Columbus

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG).

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 Columbus Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbus, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CSG
ICAO Code: KCSG
Coordinates: 32°30′58″N, 84°56′20″W