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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and North Platte, NE (LBF)

Distance from Chicago to North Platte (Chicago Midway International Airport – North Platte Regional Airport) is 672 miles / 1082 kilometers / 584 nautical miles.

How far is North Platte from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 672.277 miles
  • 1081.924 kilometers
  • 584.192 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
  • 670.551 miles
  • 1079.147 kilometers
  • 582.693 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) to North Platte Regional Airport (LBF) is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and North Platte.

Time Difference

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North Platte, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (268 pounds).

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 North Platte Regional Airport
City: North Platte, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBF
ICAO Code: KLBF
Coordinates: 41°7′34″N, 100°41′2″W

Chicago to North Platte flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and North Platte Regional Airport (LBF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → North Platte (LBF).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
672
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
672

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