# 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
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

B Medicine Hat Airport
City: Medicine Hat
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.

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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

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