Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to La Crosse.
Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).
How far is La Crosse from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and La Crosse. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 229.243 miles
- 368.930 kilometers
- 199.206 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
- 228.961 miles
- 368.478 kilometers
- 198.962 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
There is no time difference between Chicago and La Crosse.
La Crosse, WI
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 59 kg (130 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (MDW) → La Crosse (LSE).