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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from Chicago to Colorado Springs (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 911 miles / 1466 kilometers / 792 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 1055 miles / 1698 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 5 minutes.

Chicago – Colorado Springs

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911
Miles
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1466
Kilometers
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792
Nautical miles

How far is Colorado Springs from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 911.101 miles
  • 1466.275 kilometers
  • 791.725 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
  • 909.008 miles
  • 1462.907 kilometers
  • 789.907 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 Colorado Springs is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Colorado Springs is 1 hour. Colorado Springs is 1 hour behind Chicago.

Chicago time to Colorado Springs time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Colorado Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Colorado Springs generates about 144 kg of CO2 per passenger, 144 kilograms is equal to 318 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 Colorado Springs

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Colorado Springs (COS)

United Airlines