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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Chicago to Gainesville (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 904 miles / 1454 kilometers / 785 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Gainesville (GNV) is 1063 miles / 1711 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

How far is Gainesville from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 903.777 miles
  • 1454.488 kilometers
  • 785.361 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
  • 905.232 miles
  • 1456.830 kilometers
  • 786.625 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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (317 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Gainesville (GNV).

Distance:
904
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
904

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