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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Smithers (YYD)

Flight distance from Chicago to Smithers (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Smithers Airport) is 1979 miles / 3185 kilometers / 1720 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Smithers (YYD) is 2349 miles / 3780 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Smithers Airport (YYD).

How far is Smithers from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1978.815 miles
  • 3184.593 kilometers
  • 1719.543 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
  • 1974.111 miles
  • 3177.024 kilometers
  • 1715.456 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 Smithers Airport
City: Smithers
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YYD
ICAO Code: CYYD
Coordinates: 54°49′28″N, 127°10′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Smithers

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 216 kg (475 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Smithers (YYD).

Distance:
1979
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1979

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