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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and La Paz (LAP)

Flight distance from Chicago to La Paz (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – La Paz International Airport) is 1784 miles / 2872 kilometers / 1551 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to La Paz (LAP) is 2389 miles / 3844 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to La Paz.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and La Paz International Airport (LAP).

How far is La Paz from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1784.437 miles
  • 2871.773 kilometers
  • 1550.633 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
  • 1784.685 miles
  • 2872.172 kilometers
  • 1550.849 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 La Paz International Airport
City: La Paz
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: LAP
ICAO Code: MMLP
Coordinates: 24°4′21″N, 110°21′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and La Paz is 2 hours. La Paz is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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La Paz

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (438 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → La Paz (LAP).

Distance:
1784
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1784

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