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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Bradford, PA (BFD)

Flight distance from Chicago to Bradford (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Bradford Regional Airport) is 478 miles / 769 kilometers / 415 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Bradford (BFD) is 557 miles / 896 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Bradford Regional Airport (BFD).

How far is Bradford from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 477.692 miles
  • 768.770 kilometers
  • 415.103 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
  • 476.446 miles
  • 766.766 kilometers
  • 414.021 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 Bradford Regional Airport
City: Bradford, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFD
ICAO Code: KBFD
Coordinates: 41°48′11″N, 78°38′24″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Bradford, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 95 kg (210 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Bradford (BFD).

Distance:
478
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
478

Round trip?