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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Morgantown, WV (MGW)

Flight distance from Chicago to Morgantown (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Morgantown Municipal Airport) is 449 miles / 722 kilometers / 390 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Morgantown (MGW) is 557 miles / 897 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW).

How far is Morgantown from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 448.542 miles
  • 721.859 kilometers
  • 389.772 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
  • 447.623 miles
  • 720.380 kilometers
  • 388.974 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 Morgantown Municipal Airport
City: Morgantown, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MGW
ICAO Code: KMGW
Coordinates: 39°38′34″N, 79°54′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Morgantown, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (201 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Morgantown (MGW).

Distance:
449
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
449

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