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San Francisco (SFO) - Chicago (MDW)
Calculations with different methods
- 1854.540 miles
- 2984.593 kilometers
- 1611.551 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
- 1850.116 miles
- 2977.473 kilometers
- 1607.707 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).
Estimated flight time from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Midway International Airport (MDW) is 4 hours 0 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Francisco and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours ahead of San Francisco.
San Francisco, CA
Flight map from San Francisco to Chicago.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Chicago (MDW).