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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Sioux City, IA (SUX)

Flight distance from Chicago to Sioux City (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Sioux Gateway Airport) is 436 miles / 702 kilometers / 379 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Sioux City (SUX) is 469 miles / 754 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Sioux City.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX).

How far is Sioux City from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 436.034 miles
  • 701.729 kilometers
  • 378.903 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
  • 434.896 miles
  • 699.897 kilometers
  • 377.914 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Sioux City.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Sioux City, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 89 kg (197 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Sioux City (SUX).

Distance:
436
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
436

Round trip?