Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Fort Myers.
Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).
How far is Fort Myers from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Fort Myers. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1105.098 miles
- 1778.483 kilometers
- 960.304 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
- 1107.280 miles
- 1781.995 kilometers
- 962.200 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 Fort Myers is 1 hour. Fort Myers is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.
Fort Myers, FL
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (346 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (MDW) → Fort Myers (RSW).