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).
How far is Colorado Springs from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Colorado Springs. 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Colorado Springs is 1 hour. Colorado Springs is 1 hour behind Chicago.
Colorado Springs, CO
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → Colorado Springs (COS).