Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Moline, IL (MLI)

Flight distance from Chicago to Moline (Chicago Midway International Airport – Quad City International Airport) is 145 miles / 233 kilometers / 126 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Moline (MLI) is 164 miles / 264 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Quad City International Airport (MLI).

How far is Moline from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 144.564 miles
  • 232.653 kilometers
  • 125.623 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
  • 144.203 miles
  • 232.073 kilometers
  • 125.309 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 Quad City International Airport
City: Moline, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLI
ICAO Code: KMLI
Coordinates: 41°26′54″N, 90°30′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Moline.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Moline, IL

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Moline (MLI).

Distance:
145
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
145

Round trip?