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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 35 hours 23 minutes.

Chicago – Long Beach

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1736
Miles
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2793
Kilometers
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1508
Nautical miles

How far is Long Beach from Chicago?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Long Beach Airport is 3 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference

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

On average flying from Chicago to Long Beach generates about 195 kg of CO2 per passenger, 195 kilograms is equal to 430 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 Long Beach

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

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 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