Map of flight path and driving directions from Rapid City to Chicago.
Shortest flight path between Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).
How far is Chicago from Rapid City?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Rapid City and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 779.542 miles
- 1254.550 kilometers
- 677.403 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
- 777.551 miles
- 1251.347 kilometers
- 675.673 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 Rapid City and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour ahead of Rapid City.
Rapid City, SD
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Rapid City (RAP) → Chicago (ORD).