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Distance between Reno, NV (RNO) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Reno to Chicago (Reno–Tahoe International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 1680 miles / 2704 kilometers / 1460 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Reno (RNO) to Chicago (MDW) is 1912 miles / 3077 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 42 minutes.

Reno – Chicago

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1680
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2704
Kilometers
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1460
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Reno?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1680.382 miles
  • 2704.312 kilometers
  • 1460.212 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
  • 1676.177 miles
  • 2697.546 kilometers
  • 1456.558 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 Reno to Chicago is 3 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Reno and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours ahead of Reno.

Reno time to Chicago time converter

Time in Reno: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Chicago: 00:00

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Reno, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Reno to Chicago generates about 191 kg of CO2 per passenger, 191 kilograms is equal to 422 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Reno to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Airport information

Origin Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″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 Reno (RNO) to Chicago (MDW)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines