# 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
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

B South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field
Country: 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.

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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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