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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Miami, FL (MIA)

Flight distance from Chicago to Miami (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Miami International Airport) is 1197 miles / 1926 kilometers / 1040 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Miami (MIA) is 1396 miles / 2246 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 43 minutes.

Chicago – Miami

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1197
Miles
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1926
Kilometers
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1040
Nautical miles

How far is Miami from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1197.062 miles
  • 1926.485 kilometers
  • 1040.218 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
  • 1199.273 miles
  • 1930.043 kilometers
  • 1042.140 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 Miami is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Chicago time to Miami time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Miami: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Miami, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Miami generates about 161 kg of CO2 per passenger, 161 kilograms is equal to 356 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 Miami

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Miami International Airport (MIA).

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 Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Miami (MIA)

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United Airlines