Map of flight path from Shanghai to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).
How far is Chicago from Shanghai?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Shanghai and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 7057.001 miles
- 11357.142 kilometers
- 6132.366 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
- 7042.614 miles
- 11333.989 kilometers
- 6119.864 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Shanghai and Chicago is 13 hours. Chicago is 13 hours behind Shanghai.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 863 kg (1 902 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Shanghai (PVG) → Chicago (ORD).