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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

Flight distance from Chicago to West Palm Beach (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Palm Beach International Airport) is 1144 miles / 1841 kilometers / 994 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to West Palm Beach (PBI) is 1329 miles / 2139 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 27 minutes.

Chicago – West Palm Beach

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1144
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1841
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994
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How far is West Palm Beach from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1143.677 miles
  • 1840.569 kilometers
  • 993.828 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
  • 1145.619 miles
  • 1843.696 kilometers
  • 995.516 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 West Palm Beach is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and West Palm Beach is 1 hour. West Palm Beach is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Chicago time to West Palm Beach time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in West Palm Beach: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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West Palm Beach, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to West Palm Beach generates about 159 kg of CO2 per passenger, 159 kilograms is equal to 350 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 West Palm Beach

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI).

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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to West Palm Beach (PBI)

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