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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Fort Dodge, IA (FOD)

Flight distance from Chicago to Fort Dodge (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Fort Dodge Regional Airport) is 325 miles / 523 kilometers / 282 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Fort Dodge (FOD) is 359 miles / 578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD).

How far is Fort Dodge from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 324.695 miles
  • 522.545 kilometers
  • 282.152 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
  • 323.858 miles
  • 521.199 kilometers
  • 281.425 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 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
City: Fort Dodge, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FOD
ICAO Code: KFOD
Coordinates: 42°33′5″N, 94°11′33″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Fort Dodge.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Fort Dodge, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (161 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Fort Dodge (FOD).

Distance:
325
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
325

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