Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to La Crosse.
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).
How far is La Crosse from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and La Crosse. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 214.720 miles
- 345.559 kilometers
- 186.587 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
- 214.436 miles
- 345.102 kilometers
- 186.340 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Chicago and La Crosse.
La Crosse, WI
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (125 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → La Crosse (LSE).