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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Shanghai (SHA)

Distance from Chicago to Shanghai (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport) is 7064 miles / 11368 kilometers / 6138 nautical miles.

How far is Shanghai from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7063.895 miles
  • 11368.237 kilometers
  • 6138.357 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
  • 7049.489 miles
  • 11345.054 kilometers
  • 6125.839 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 O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) is 13 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Shanghai is 13 hours. Shanghai is 13 hours ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 873 kg (1 925 pounds).

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 Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport
City: Shanghai
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SHA
ICAO Code: ZSSS
Coordinates: 31°11′52″N, 121°20′9″E

Chicago to Shanghai flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Shanghai (SHA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7064

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