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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from Chicago to Albany (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Albany International Airport) is 723 miles / 1164 kilometers / 628 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Albany (ALB) is 831 miles / 1338 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

How far is Albany from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 723.002 miles
  • 1163.560 kilometers
  • 628.272 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
  • 721.110 miles
  • 1160.515 kilometers
  • 626.628 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 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

B Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Albany is 1 hour. Albany is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Albany, NY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 127 kg (280 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
723
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
723

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