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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Castlegar (YCG)

Flight distance from Chicago to Castlegar (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – West Kootenay Regional Airport) is 1515 miles / 2437 kilometers / 1316 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Castlegar (YCG) is 1933 miles / 3111 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and West Kootenay Regional Airport (YCG).

How far is Castlegar from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1514.564 miles
  • 2437.454 kilometers
  • 1316.120 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
  • 1510.842 miles
  • 2431.465 kilometers
  • 1312.886 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 West Kootenay Regional Airport
City: Castlegar
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YCG
ICAO Code: CYCG
Coordinates: 49°17′47″N, 117°37′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Castlegar is 2 hours. Castlegar is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Castlegar

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (398 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Castlegar (YCG).

Distance:
1515
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1515

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