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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Santa Clara (SNU)

Distance from Chicago to Santa Clara (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Abel Santamaría Airport) is 1420 miles / 2285 kilometers / 1234 nautical miles.

How far is Santa Clara from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1419.737 miles
  • 2284.845 kilometers
  • 1233.718 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
  • 1422.858 miles
  • 2289.869 kilometers
  • 1236.430 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 Abel Santamaría Airport (SNU) is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 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 Abel Santamaría Airport
City: Santa Clara
Country: Cuba Flag of Cuba
IATA Code: SNU
ICAO Code: MUSC
Coordinates: 22°29′31″N, 79°56′36″W

Chicago to Santa Clara flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Abel Santamaría Airport (SNU).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Santa Clara (SNU).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1420

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