# 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
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: 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.

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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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