Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Long Beach.
Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).
How far is Long Beach from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Long Beach. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1741.306 miles
- 2802.360 kilometers
- 1513.153 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
- 1737.905 miles
- 2796.886 kilometers
- 1510.198 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Long Beach is 2 hours. Long Beach is 2 hours behind Chicago.
Long Beach, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (431 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (MDW) → Long Beach (LGB).