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Distance between Providence, RI (PVD) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Providence to Chicago (Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 843 miles / 1356 kilometers / 732 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Providence (PVD) to Chicago (MDW) is 954 miles / 1536 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 11 minutes.

Providence – Chicago

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843
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1356
Kilometers
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732
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Providence?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 842.686 miles
  • 1356.171 kilometers
  • 732.274 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
  • 840.493 miles
  • 1352.643 kilometers
  • 730.369 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Providence and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Providence.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Providence to Chicago generates about 139 kg of CO2 per passenger, 139 kilograms is equal to 306 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Providence to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Airport information

Origin Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W
Destination Chicago Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″W

Airlines flying from Providence (PVD) to Chicago (MDW)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines