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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Orlando, FL (MCO)

Flight distance from Chicago to Orlando (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Orlando International Airport) is 1005 miles / 1617 kilometers / 873 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Orlando (MCO) is 1179 miles / 1897 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Orlando International Airport (MCO).

How far is Orlando from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1005.030 miles
  • 1617.438 kilometers
  • 873.347 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
  • 1006.674 miles
  • 1620.085 kilometers
  • 874.776 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 Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Orlando, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (333 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Orlando (MCO).

Distance:
1005
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1005

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