# Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Flight distance from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 1182 miles / 1902 kilometers / 1027 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 1378 miles / 2217 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

## How far is Fort Lauderdale from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1181.842 miles
• 1901.990 kilometers
• 1026.992 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
• 1183.958 miles
• 1905.396 kilometers
• 1028.831 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
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

B Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (354 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

Distance:
1182
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1182

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