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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Albuquerque, NM (ABQ)

Flight distance from Chicago to Albuquerque (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Albuquerque International Sunport) is 1118 miles / 1799 kilometers / 971 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Albuquerque (ABQ) is 1338 miles / 2154 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 2 minutes.

Chicago – Albuquerque

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1118
Miles
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1799
Kilometers
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971
Nautical miles

How far is Albuquerque from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1117.785 miles
  • 1798.900 kilometers
  • 971.328 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
  • 1115.932 miles
  • 1795.919 kilometers
  • 969.719 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 Albuquerque is 2 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Albuquerque is 1 hour. Albuquerque is 1 hour behind Chicago.

Chicago time to Albuquerque time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Albuquerque: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Albuquerque, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Albuquerque generates about 158 kg of CO2 per passenger, 158 kilograms is equal to 348 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 Albuquerque

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Albuquerque (ABQ)

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