How far is Chicago from Oakland?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Oakland and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1844.210 miles
- 2967.969 kilometers
- 1602.575 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
- 1839.798 miles
- 2960.868 kilometers
- 1598.741 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).
Estimated flight time from Oakland International Airport (OAK) to Midway International Airport (MDW) is 3 hours 59 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Oakland and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours ahead of Oakland.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 203 kg (448 pounds).
Oakland to Chicago flight path
Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Midway International Airport (MDW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Oakland (OAK) → Chicago (MDW).