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

B Smithers Airport
City: Smithers
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.

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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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1979

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