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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Medicine Hat (YXH)

Flight distance from Chicago to Medicine Hat (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Medicine Hat Airport) is 1224 miles / 1970 kilometers / 1064 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Medicine Hat (YXH) is 1438 miles / 2314 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Medicine Hat.

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Medicine Hat Airport (YXH).

How far is Medicine Hat from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1223.877 miles
  • 1969.639 kilometers
  • 1063.520 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
  • 1221.214 miles
  • 1965.354 kilometers
  • 1061.206 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 Medicine Hat Airport
City: Medicine Hat
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXH
ICAO Code: CYXH
Coordinates: 50°1′8″N, 110°43′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Medicine Hat is 1 hour. Medicine Hat is 1 hour behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Medicine Hat

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (358 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Medicine Hat (YXH).

Distance:
1224
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1224

Round trip?