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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Chicago to Bluefield (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 481 miles / 775 kilometers / 418 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Bluefield (BLF) is 610 miles / 981 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 45 minutes.

Chicago – Bluefield

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481
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775
Kilometers
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418
Nautical miles

How far is Bluefield from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 481.359 miles
  • 774.673 kilometers
  • 418.290 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
  • 481.031 miles
  • 774.145 kilometers
  • 418.005 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 to Bluefield is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Chicago time to Bluefield time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Bluefield: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Bluefield generates about 96 kg of CO2 per passenger, 96 kilograms is equal to 211 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Bluefield

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W