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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Saginaw, MI (MBS)

Flight distance from Chicago to Saginaw (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Saginaw MBS International Airport) is 222 miles / 358 kilometers / 193 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Saginaw (MBS) is 322 miles / 518 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Saginaw.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS).

How far is Saginaw from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 222.164 miles
  • 357.538 kilometers
  • 193.055 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
  • 221.761 miles
  • 356.890 kilometers
  • 192.705 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 Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Saginaw, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (127 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Saginaw (MBS).

Distance:
222
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
222

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