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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Vancouver (CXH)

Flight distance from Chicago to Vancouver (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre) is 1761 miles / 2834 kilometers / 1530 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Vancouver (CXH) is 2223 miles / 3578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre (CXH).

How far is Vancouver from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1760.927 miles
  • 2833.938 kilometers
  • 1530.204 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
  • 1756.433 miles
  • 2826.705 kilometers
  • 1526.299 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 Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: CXH
ICAO Code: CYHC
Coordinates: 49°17′39″N, 123°6′39″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Vancouver is 2 hours. Vancouver is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Vancouver

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (434 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Vancouver (CXH).

Distance:
1761
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1761

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