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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and New York, NY (LGA)

Distance from Chicago to New York (Midway International Airport – LaGuardia Airport) is 725 miles / 1167 kilometers / 630 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 725.075 miles
  • 1166.895 kilometers
  • 630.073 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
  • 723.234 miles
  • 1163.933 kilometers
  • 628.473 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 Midway International Airport (MDW) to LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and New York is 1 hour. New York is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Map

Chicago to New York flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → New York (LGA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
725

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