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Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Salina, KS (SLN)

Flight distance from Chicago to Salina (Chicago Midway International Airport – Salina Regional Airport) is 562 miles / 904 kilometers / 488 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Salina (SLN) is 679 miles / 1093 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Salina Regional Airport (SLN).

How far is Salina from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 561.989 miles
  • 904.434 kilometers
  • 488.355 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
  • 560.873 miles
  • 902.637 kilometers
  • 487.385 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 Salina Regional Airport
City: Salina, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLN
ICAO Code: KSLN
Coordinates: 38°47′27″N, 97°39′7″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Salina.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Salina, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 108 kg (237 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Salina (SLN).

Distance:
562
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
562

Round trip?