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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Distance from Chicago to Salt Lake City (Chicago Midway International Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 1259 miles / 2026 kilometers / 1094 nautical miles.

How far is Salt Lake City from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1258.685 miles
  • 2025.657 kilometers
  • 1093.767 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
  • 1255.459 miles
  • 2020.465 kilometers
  • 1090.964 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 Midway International Airport (MDW) to Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago
Salt Lake City

Chicago, IL

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Salt Lake City, UT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

Chicago to Salt Lake City flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Salt Lake City (SLC).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1259
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1259

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