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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Beijing (PEK)

Distance from Chicago to Beijing (O'Hare International Airport – Beijing Capital International Airport) is 6579 miles / 10588 kilometers / 5717 nautical miles.

How far is Beijing from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6578.878 miles
  • 10587.677 kilometers
  • 5716.888 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
  • 6563.200 miles
  • 10562.447 kilometers
  • 5703.265 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 O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) is 12 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Beijing is 14 hours. Beijing is 14 hours ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 805 kg (1 775 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 Beijing Capital International Airport
City: Beijing
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: PEK
ICAO Code: ZBAA
Coordinates: 40°4′48″N, 116°35′5″E

Map

Chicago to Beijing flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Beijing (PEK).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6579

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