Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Kitchener.
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF).
How far is Kitchener from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Kitchener. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 396.329 miles
- 637.829 kilometers
- 344.400 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
- 395.371 miles
- 636.289 kilometers
- 343.568 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Kitchener is 1 hour. Kitchener is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 83 kg (184 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → Kitchener (YKF).