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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Yakima, WA (YKM)

Flight distance from Chicago to Yakima (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Yakima Air Terminal) is 1638 miles / 2636 kilometers / 1423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Yakima (YKM) is 2014 miles / 3242 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Yakima Air Terminal (YKM).

How far is Yakima from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1637.625 miles
  • 2635.501 kilometers
  • 1423.057 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
  • 1633.339 miles
  • 2628.604 kilometers
  • 1419.333 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 Yakima Air Terminal
City: Yakima, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: YKM
ICAO Code: KYKM
Coordinates: 46°34′5″N, 120°32′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Yakima, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 188 kg (415 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Yakima (YKM).

Distance:
1638
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1638

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