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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from Chicago to State College (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – University Park Airport) is 528 miles / 850 kilometers / 459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to State College (SCE) is 585 miles / 942 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 54 minutes.

Chicago – State College

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528
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850
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459
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How far is State College from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 527.884 miles
  • 849.547 kilometers
  • 458.719 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
  • 526.565 miles
  • 847.424 kilometers
  • 457.572 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 State College is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Chicago time to State College time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in State College: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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State College, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to State College generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, 103 kilograms is equal to 226 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 State College

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and University Park Airport (SCE).

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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to State College (SCE)

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