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Distance between Shreveport, LA (SHV) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Flight distance from Shreveport to Chicago (Shreveport Regional Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 726 miles / 1168 kilometers / 631 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Shreveport (SHV) to Chicago (MDW) is 851 miles / 1370 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shreveport to Chicago.

Shortest flight path between Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

How far is Chicago from Shreveport?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 725.648 miles
  • 1167.818 kilometers
  • 630.571 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
  • 726.395 miles
  • 1169.020 kilometers
  • 631.220 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shreveport and Chicago.

Time Difference

Shreveport, LA

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Chicago, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 127 kg (281 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shreveport (SHV) → Chicago (MDW).

Distance:
726
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
726

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