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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Philadelphia, PA (BBX)

Flight distance from Chicago to Philadelphia (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Wings Field) is 672 miles / 1081 kilometers / 584 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Philadelphia (BBX) is 767 miles / 1234 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Wings Field (BBX).

How far is Philadelphia from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 671.666 miles
  • 1080.942 kilometers
  • 583.662 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
  • 670.038 miles
  • 1078.322 kilometers
  • 582.247 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 Wings Field
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BBX
ICAO Code: KLOM
Coordinates: 40°8′15″N, 75°15′54″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Philadelphia, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (268 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Philadelphia (BBX).

Distance:
672
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
672

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