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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 680 miles / 1094 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 36 minutes.

Chicago – Salina

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562
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904
Kilometers
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488
Nautical miles

How far is Salina from Chicago?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago to Salina is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Salina.

Chicago time to Salina time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Salina: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Salina, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Salina generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, 108 kilograms is equal to 237 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 Salina

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

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 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