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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Chicago to Lansing (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 179 miles / 287 kilometers / 155 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) is 238 miles / 383 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 35 minutes.

Chicago – Lansing

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179
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287
Kilometers
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155
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How far is Lansing from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 178.509 miles
  • 287.282 kilometers
  • 155.120 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
  • 178.101 miles
  • 286.625 kilometers
  • 154.765 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 to Lansing is 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Chicago time to Lansing time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Lansing: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Lansing, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Lansing generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, 51 kilograms is equal to 113 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Lansing

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Lansing (LAN)

United Airlines