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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Little Rock, AR (LIT)

Flight distance from Chicago to Little Rock (Chicago Midway International Airport – Clinton National Airport) is 544 miles / 875 kilometers / 473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Little Rock (LIT) is 641 miles / 1032 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Little Rock.

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Clinton National Airport (LIT).

How far is Little Rock from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 543.889 miles
  • 875.304 kilometers
  • 472.626 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
  • 544.389 miles
  • 876.108 kilometers
  • 473.061 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

B Clinton National Airport
City: Little Rock, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIT
ICAO Code: KLIT
Coordinates: 34°43′45″N, 92°13′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Little Rock.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Little Rock, AR

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (232 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Little Rock (LIT).

Distance:
544
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
544

Round trip?