# Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Chicago to Reno (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 1671 miles / 2690 kilometers / 1452 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Reno (RNO) is 1911 miles / 3076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Reno.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

## How far is Reno from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1671.367 miles
• 2689.805 kilometers
• 1452.378 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
• 1667.187 miles
• 2683.077 kilometers
• 1448.745 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
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

B Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Reno is 2 hours. Reno is 2 hours behind Chicago.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 191 kg (420 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
1671
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1671

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