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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Cleveland, OH (CLE)

Flight distance from Chicago to Cleveland (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Cleveland Hopkins International Airport) is 316 miles / 508 kilometers / 274 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Cleveland (CLE) is 350 miles / 563 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE).

How far is Cleveland from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 315.567 miles
  • 507.856 kilometers
  • 274.220 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
  • 314.766 miles
  • 506.566 kilometers
  • 273.524 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 Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
City: Cleveland, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLE
ICAO Code: KCLE
Coordinates: 41°24′42″N, 81°50′59″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Cleveland, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (152 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Cleveland (CLE).

Distance:
316
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
316

Round trip?