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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Owensboro, KY (OWB)

Flight distance from Chicago to Owensboro (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport) is 295 miles / 475 kilometers / 256 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Owensboro (OWB) is 345 miles / 556 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 12 minutes.

Chicago – Owensboro

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295
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475
Kilometers
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256
Nautical miles

How far is Owensboro from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 295.040 miles
  • 474.821 kilometers
  • 256.383 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
  • 295.453 miles
  • 475.485 kilometers
  • 256.742 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 Owensboro is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Owensboro.

Chicago time to Owensboro time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Owensboro: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Owensboro, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Owensboro generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, 68 kilograms is equal to 151 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 Owensboro

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport (OWB).

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 Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport
City: Owensboro, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OWB
ICAO Code: KOWB
Coordinates: 37°44′24″N, 87°10′0″W