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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Chicago to Wichita (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 588 miles / 946 kilometers / 511 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Wichita (ICT) is 725 miles / 1166 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 587.843 miles
  • 946.042 kilometers
  • 510.822 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
  • 586.983 miles
  • 944.657 kilometers
  • 510.074 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Wichita.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Wichita, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (245 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
588
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
588

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