# Distance between State College, PA (SCE) and Chicago, IL (ORD)

Flight distance from State College to Chicago (University Park Airport – Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 528 miles / 850 kilometers / 459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from State College (SCE) to Chicago (ORD) is 586 miles / 943 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 16 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from State College to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between University Park Airport (SCE) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## How far is Chicago from State College?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 527.884 miles
• 849.547 kilometers
• 458.719 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
• 526.565 miles
• 847.424 kilometers
• 457.572 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).

## Airport information

A University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

B Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between State College and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind State College.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (226 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

State College (SCE) → Chicago (ORD).

Distance:
528
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
528

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