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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Halifax (YHZ)

Flight distance from Chicago to Halifax (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Halifax Stanfield International Airport) is 1239 miles / 1994 kilometers / 1077 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Halifax (YHZ) is 1676 miles / 2697 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ).

How far is Halifax from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1238.842 miles
  • 1993.722 kilometers
  • 1076.524 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
  • 1235.614 miles
  • 1988.528 kilometers
  • 1073.719 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 Halifax Stanfield International Airport
City: Halifax
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YHZ
ICAO Code: CYHZ
Coordinates: 44°52′50″N, 63°30′30″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Halifax is 2 hours. Halifax is 2 hours ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Halifax

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Halifax (YHZ).

Distance:
1239
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1239

Round trip?