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How far is New York, NY, from Chicago, IL?

The distance between Chicago (Chicago O'Hare International Airport) and New York (New York LaGuardia Airport) is 733 miles / 1180 kilometers / 637 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to New York (LGA) is 820 miles / 1319 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 15 hours 19 minutes.

Chicago O'Hare International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport

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733
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1180
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637
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Distance from Chicago to New York

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Chicago to New York. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 733.245 miles
  • 1180.043 kilometers
  • 637.173 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 731.389 miles
  • 1177.057 kilometers
  • 635.560 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).

How long does it take to fly from Chicago to New York?

The estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to New York LaGuardia Airport is 1 hour and 53 minutes.

What is the time difference between Chicago and New York?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

On average, flying from Chicago to New York generates about 128 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 128 kilograms equals 283 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 New York

See the map of the shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to New York (LGA)

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