# How far is Chicago, IL, from West Palm Beach, FL?

The distance between West Palm Beach (Palm Beach International Airport) and Chicago (Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 1144 miles / 1841 kilometers / 994 nautical miles.

The driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Chicago (ORD) is 1332 miles / 2144 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 24 hours 39 minutes.

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## Distance from West Palm Beach to Chicago

There are several ways to calculate the distance from West Palm Beach to Chicago. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1143.677 miles
• 1840.569 kilometers
• 993.828 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 1145.619 miles
• 1843.696 kilometers
• 995.516 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).

## How long does it take to fly from West Palm Beach to Chicago?

The estimated flight time from Palm Beach International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 2 hours and 39 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

On average, flying from West Palm Beach to Chicago generates about 159 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 159 kilograms equals 350 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Chicago

See the map of the shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## Airport information

Origin Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W
Destination 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