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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Chicago to Charlotte (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 599 miles / 965 kilometers / 521 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Charlotte (CLT) is 773 miles / 1244 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 42 minutes.

Chicago – Charlotte

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599
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965
Kilometers
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521
Nautical miles

How far is Charlotte from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 599.320 miles
  • 964.512 kilometers
  • 520.795 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
  • 599.362 miles
  • 964.580 kilometers
  • 520.832 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 Charlotte is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Chicago time to Charlotte time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Charlotte: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Charlotte, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Charlotte generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, 113 kilograms is equal to 248 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 Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Charlotte (CLT)

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