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Chicago–Los Angeles | MDW–LAX
Calculations with different methods
- 1750.465 miles
- 2817.100 kilometers
- 1521.112 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
- 1747.008 miles
- 2811.537 kilometers
- 1518.109 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).
Estimated flight time from Midway International Airport (MDW) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 3 hours 48 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Chicago.
Los Angeles, CA
Chicago to Los Angeles flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (MDW) → Los Angeles (LAX).