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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Sheridan, WY (SHR)

Flight distance from Chicago to Sheridan (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Sheridan County Airport) is 977 miles / 1573 kilometers / 849 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Sheridan (SHR) is 1141 miles / 1836 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Sheridan County Airport (SHR).

How far is Sheridan from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 977.328 miles
  • 1572.856 kilometers
  • 849.274 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
  • 974.829 miles
  • 1568.835 kilometers
  • 847.103 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 Sheridan County Airport
City: Sheridan, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHR
ICAO Code: KSHR
Coordinates: 44°46′9″N, 106°58′48″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Sheridan is 1 hour. Sheridan is 1 hour behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Sheridan, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Sheridan (SHR).

Distance:
977
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
977

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