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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Burlington, IA (BRL)

Flight distance from Chicago to Burlington (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Southeast Iowa Regional Airport) is 187 miles / 300 kilometers / 162 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Burlington (BRL) is 241 miles / 388 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Southeast Iowa Regional Airport (BRL).

How far is Burlington from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 186.608 miles
  • 300.316 kilometers
  • 162.158 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
  • 186.265 miles
  • 299.764 kilometers
  • 161.859 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 Southeast Iowa Regional Airport
City: Burlington, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRL
ICAO Code: KBRL
Coordinates: 40°46′59″N, 91°7′31″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Burlington.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Burlington, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (116 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Burlington (BRL).

Distance:
187
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
187

Round trip?