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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Manhattan, KS (MHK)

Flight distance from Chicago to Manhattan (Chicago Midway International Airport – Manhattan Regional Airport) is 504 miles / 811 kilometers / 438 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Manhattan (MHK) is 629 miles / 1013 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Manhattan.

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK).

How far is Manhattan from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 503.885 miles
  • 810.925 kilometers
  • 437.864 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
  • 502.870 miles
  • 809.291 kilometers
  • 436.982 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 Manhattan Regional Airport
City: Manhattan, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MHK
ICAO Code: KMHK
Coordinates: 39°8′27″N, 96°40′14″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Manhattan.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Manhattan, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (219 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Manhattan (MHK).

Distance:
504
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
504

Round trip?