Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Modesto.
Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).
How far is Modesto from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Modesto. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1781.040 miles
- 2866.306 kilometers
- 1547.681 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
- 1776.804 miles
- 2859.489 kilometers
- 1544.001 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 Modesto is 2 hours. Modesto is 2 hours behind Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (438 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (MDW) → Modesto (MOD).