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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Redding, CA (RDD)

Flight distance from Chicago to Redding (Chicago Midway International Airport – Redding Municipal Airport) is 1792 miles / 2884 kilometers / 1557 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Redding (RDD) is 2103 miles / 3385 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Redding Municipal Airport (RDD).

How far is Redding from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1791.731 miles
  • 2883.511 kilometers
  • 1556.972 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
  • 1787.151 miles
  • 2876.140 kilometers
  • 1552.991 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 Redding Municipal Airport
City: Redding, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RDD
ICAO Code: KRDD
Coordinates: 40°30′32″N, 122°17′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Redding is 2 hours. Redding is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Redding, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (440 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Redding (RDD).

Distance:
1792
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1792

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