# Distance between Minneapolis, MN (MSP) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Minneapolis to Chicago (Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 334 miles / 538 kilometers / 290 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Minneapolis (MSP) to Chicago (ORD) is 394 miles / 634 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 45 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Minneapolis to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## How far is Chicago from Minneapolis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 334.149 miles
• 537.761 kilometers
• 290.368 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
• 333.674 miles
• 536.996 kilometers
• 289.955 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

B Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: 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 Minneapolis and Chicago.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 74 kg (164 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
334
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
334

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