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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and El Dorado, AR (ELD)

Flight distance from Chicago to El Dorado (Chicago Midway International Airport – South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field) is 653 miles / 1050 kilometers / 567 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to El Dorado (ELD) is 759 miles / 1221 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to El Dorado.

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field (ELD).

How far is El Dorado from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 652.535 miles
  • 1050.154 kilometers
  • 567.038 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
  • 653.258 miles
  • 1051.317 kilometers
  • 567.666 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 South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field
City: El Dorado, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELD
ICAO Code: KELD
Coordinates: 33°13′15″N, 92°48′47″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and El Dorado.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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El Dorado, AR

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (263 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → El Dorado (ELD).

Distance:
653
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
653

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