# 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
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
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.

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## 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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