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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Springfield, MO (SGF)

Flight distance from Chicago to Springfield (Chicago Midway International Airport – Springfield–Branson National Airport) is 434 miles / 699 kilometers / 377 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Springfield (SGF) is 510 miles / 821 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 31 minutes.

Chicago – Springfield

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434
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699
Kilometers
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377
Nautical miles

How far is Springfield from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 434.324 miles
  • 698.976 kilometers
  • 377.417 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
  • 434.155 miles
  • 698.704 kilometers
  • 377.270 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago to Springfield is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Springfield.

Chicago time to Springfield time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Springfield: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Springfield, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Springfield generates about 89 kg of CO2 per passenger, 89 kilograms is equal to 196 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Springfield

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Springfield–Branson National Airport (SGF).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Springfield–Branson National Airport
City: Springfield, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGF
ICAO Code: KSGF
Coordinates: 37°14′44″N, 93°23′18″W