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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Providence, RI (PVD)

Flight distance from Chicago to Providence (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Providence T. F. Green Airport) is 849 miles / 1367 kilometers / 738 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Providence (PVD) is 974 miles / 1567 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Providence T. F. Green Airport (PVD).

How far is Providence from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 849.406 miles
  • 1366.987 kilometers
  • 738.114 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
  • 847.193 miles
  • 1363.425 kilometers
  • 736.191 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 Providence T. F. Green Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Providence, RI

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (307 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Providence (PVD).

Distance:
849
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
849

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