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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Arcata, CA (ACV)

Flight distance from Chicago to Arcata (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Arcata–Eureka Airport) is 1866 miles / 3003 kilometers / 1622 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Arcata (ACV) is 2248 miles / 3618 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 16 minutes.

Chicago – Arcata

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1866
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3003
Kilometers
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1622
Nautical miles

How far is Arcata from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1866.178 miles
  • 3003.322 kilometers
  • 1621.664 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
  • 1861.364 miles
  • 2995.575 kilometers
  • 1617.481 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 Arcata is 4 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Arcata is 2 hours. Arcata is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Chicago time to Arcata time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Arcata: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Arcata, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Arcata generates about 205 kg of CO2 per passenger, 205 kilograms is equal to 453 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 Arcata

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Arcata–Eureka Airport (ACV).

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 Arcata–Eureka Airport
City: Arcata, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACV
ICAO Code: KACV
Coordinates: 40°58′41″N, 124°6′32″W