Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Fort Myers, FL (RSW) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from Fort Myers to Chicago (Southwest Florida International Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 1120 miles / 1803 kilometers / 973 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Myers (RSW) to Chicago (ORD) is 1290 miles / 2076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 15 minutes.

Fort Myers – Chicago

Distance arrow
1120
Miles
Distance arrow
1803
Kilometers
Distance arrow
973
Nautical miles

How far is Chicago from Fort Myers?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1120.277 miles
  • 1802.911 kilometers
  • 973.494 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
  • 1122.462 miles
  • 1806.428 kilometers
  • 975.393 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 Southwest Florida International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Fort Myers and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Fort Myers.
Fort Myers time to Chicago time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fort Myers to Chicago generates about 158 kg of CO2 per passenger, 158 kilograms is equal to 348 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Myers to Chicago

Shortest flight path between Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport information

Origin Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W
Destination Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

Airlines flying from Fort Myers (RSW) to Chicago (ORD)

American Airlines
Spirit Airlines
United Airlines