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Distance between Milwaukee, WI (MKE) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Milwaukee to Chicago (Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 67 miles / 108 kilometers / 58 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Milwaukee (MKE) to Chicago (ORD) is 73 miles / 118 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

How far is Chicago from Milwaukee?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 66.857 miles
  • 107.597 kilometers
  • 58.097 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
  • 66.925 miles
  • 107.706 kilometers
  • 58.156 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

B Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Milwaukee and Chicago.

Time Difference

Milwaukee, WI

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 35 kg (77 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Milwaukee (MKE) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
67
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
67

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