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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Scottsbluff, NE (BFF)

Flight distance from Chicago to Scottsbluff (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Western Nebraska Regional Airport) is 808 miles / 1300 kilometers / 702 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Scottsbluff (BFF) is 910 miles / 1465 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).

How far is Scottsbluff from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 807.631 miles
  • 1299.756 kilometers
  • 701.812 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
  • 805.522 miles
  • 1296.362 kilometers
  • 699.979 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 Western Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFF
ICAO Code: KBFF
Coordinates: 41°52′26″N, 103°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Scottsbluff is 1 hour. Scottsbluff is 1 hour behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Scottsbluff, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (299 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Scottsbluff (BFF).

Distance:
808
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
808

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