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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Whistler (YWS)

Flight distance from Chicago to Whistler (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Whistler/Green Lake Water Aerodrome) is 1758 miles / 2829 kilometers / 1528 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Whistler (YWS) is 2301 miles / 3703 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Whistler/Green Lake Water Aerodrome (YWS).

How far is Whistler from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1757.931 miles
  • 2829.116 kilometers
  • 1527.601 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
  • 1753.513 miles
  • 2822.006 kilometers
  • 1523.761 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 Whistler/Green Lake Water Aerodrome
City: Whistler
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YWS
ICAO Code: CAE5
Coordinates: 50°8′36″N, 122°56′56″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Whistler

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (434 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Whistler (YWS).

Distance:
1758
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1758

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