# Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Saranac Lake, NY (SLK)

Flight distance from Chicago to Saranac Lake (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Adirondack Regional Airport) is 711 miles / 1144 kilometers / 618 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Saranac Lake (SLK) is 849 miles / 1367 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 16 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Saranac Lake.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Adirondack Regional Airport (SLK).

## How far is Saranac Lake from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 710.749 miles
• 1143.840 kilometers
• 617.624 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
• 708.980 miles
• 1140.993 kilometers
• 616.087 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
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

B Adirondack Regional Airport
City: Saranac Lake, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLK
ICAO Code: KSLK
Coordinates: 44°23′7″N, 74°12′22″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (277 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Saranac Lake (SLK).

Distance:
711
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
711

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