Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Birmingham.
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).
How far is Birmingham from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 583.806 miles
- 939.545 kilometers
- 507.313 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
- 584.842 miles
- 941.212 kilometers
- 508.214 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).
|A||Chicago O'Hare International Airport|
|B||Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Chicago and Birmingham.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (244 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → Birmingham (BHM).