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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Newark, NJ (EWR)

Flight distance from Chicago to Newark (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – New York Newark Liberty International Airport) is 719 miles / 1157 kilometers / 625 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Newark (EWR) is 801 miles / 1289 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

How far is Newark from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 719.157 miles
  • 1157.371 kilometers
  • 624.930 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
  • 717.345 miles
  • 1154.455 kilometers
  • 623.356 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 New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Newark, NJ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 127 kg (279 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Newark (EWR).

Distance:
719
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
719

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