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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from Chicago to Long Beach (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 1736 miles / 2793 kilometers / 1508 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Long Beach (LGB) is 2020 miles / 3251 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Long Beach.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

How far is Long Beach from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1735.536 miles
  • 2793.075 kilometers
  • 1508.140 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
  • 1732.176 miles
  • 2787.667 kilometers
  • 1505.219 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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Long Beach is 2 hours. Long Beach is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Long Beach, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 191 kg (420 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Long Beach (LGB).

Air miles:
1736
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1736

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