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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Bilbao (BIO)

Distance from Chicago to Bilbao (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Bilbao Airport) is 4129 miles / 6645 kilometers / 3588 nautical miles.

How far is Bilbao from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4129.322 miles
  • 6645.499 kilometers
  • 3588.282 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
  • 4118.453 miles
  • 6628.008 kilometers
  • 3578.838 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Bilbao Airport (BIO) is 8 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Bilbao is 7 hours. Bilbao is 7 hours ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 479 kg (1 056 pounds).

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 Bilbao Airport
City: Bilbao
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: BIO
ICAO Code: LEBB
Coordinates: 43°18′3″N, 2°54′38″W

Chicago to Bilbao flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Bilbao Airport (BIO).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Bilbao (BIO).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4129

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