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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and New York, NY (JFK)

Distance from Chicago to New York (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 740 miles / 1191 kilometers / 643 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 739.950 miles
  • 1190.834 kilometers
  • 642.999 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
  • 738.088 miles
  • 1187.837 kilometers
  • 641.381 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

Chicago to New York flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → New York (JFK).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
740
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
740

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