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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Chicago to Lynchburg (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 564 miles / 907 kilometers / 490 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 735 miles / 1183 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 12 minutes.

Chicago – Lynchburg

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564
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907
Kilometers
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490
Nautical miles

How far is Lynchburg from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 563.867 miles
  • 907.456 kilometers
  • 489.987 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
  • 563.198 miles
  • 906.379 kilometers
  • 489.406 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 to Lynchburg is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Chicago time to Lynchburg time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Lynchburg: 00:00

Current local times

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Lynchburg, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Lynchburg generates about 108 kg of CO2 per passenger, 108 kilograms is equal to 238 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 Lynchburg

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W