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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Vancouver (YVR)

Flight distance from Chicago to Vancouver (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Vancouver International Airport) is 1764 miles / 2839 kilometers / 1533 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Vancouver (YVR) is 2220 miles / 3573 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR).

How far is Vancouver from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1763.855 miles
  • 2838.650 kilometers
  • 1532.748 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
  • 1759.345 miles
  • 2831.391 kilometers
  • 1528.829 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 Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Vancouver

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (427 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Vancouver (YVR).

Distance:
1764
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1764

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