How far is São Paulo from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and São Paulo. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5222.062 miles
- 8404.094 kilometers
- 4537.848 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
- 5237.049 miles
- 8428.213 kilometers
- 4550.871 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).
Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) is 10 hours 23 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and São Paulo is 2 hours. São Paulo is 2 hours ahead of Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 621 kg (1 368 pounds).
Chicago to São Paulo flight path
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → São Paulo (GRU).