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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Daytona Beach, FL (DAB)

Flight distance from Chicago to Daytona Beach (Chicago Midway International Airport – Daytona Beach International Airport) is 947 miles / 1524 kilometers / 823 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Daytona Beach (DAB) is 1150 miles / 1850 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Daytona Beach.

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB).

How far is Daytona Beach from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 946.727 miles
  • 1523.610 kilometers
  • 822.683 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
  • 948.150 miles
  • 1525.900 kilometers
  • 823.920 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 Daytona Beach International Airport
City: Daytona Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAB
ICAO Code: KDAB
Coordinates: 29°10′47″N, 81°3′29″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Daytona Beach, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Daytona Beach (DAB).

Distance:
947
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
947

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