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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Orlando, FL (SFB)

Flight distance from Chicago to Orlando (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Orlando Sanford International Airport) is 984 miles / 1584 kilometers / 855 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Orlando (SFB) is 1196 miles / 1925 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).

How far is Orlando from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 984.039 miles
  • 1583.657 kilometers
  • 855.106 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
  • 985.587 miles
  • 1586.149 kilometers
  • 856.452 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 Orlando Sanford International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFB
ICAO Code: KSFB
Coordinates: 28°46′39″N, 81°14′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Orlando, FL

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Orlando (SFB).

Distance:
984
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
984

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