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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Springfield, MO (SGF)

Flight distance from Chicago to Springfield (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Springfield–Branson National Airport) is 438 miles / 705 kilometers / 381 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Springfield (SGF) is 518 miles / 834 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Springfield–Branson National Airport (SGF).

How far is Springfield from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 438.251 miles
  • 705.296 kilometers
  • 380.829 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
  • 438.136 miles
  • 705.112 kilometers
  • 380.730 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 Springfield–Branson National Airport
City: Springfield, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGF
ICAO Code: KSGF
Coordinates: 37°14′44″N, 93°23′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Springfield.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Springfield, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (197 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Springfield (SGF).

Distance:
438
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
438

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