How far is Chicago from San Jose?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Jose and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1837.592 miles
- 2957.317 kilometers
- 1596.824 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
- 1833.248 miles
- 2950.327 kilometers
- 1593.049 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).
Estimated flight time from San Jose International Airport (SJC) to Midway International Airport (MDW) is 3 hours 58 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Jose and Chicago is 2 hours. Chicago is 2 hours ahead of San Jose.
San Jose, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 213 kg (470 pounds).
San Jose to Chicago flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Jose (SJC) → Chicago (MDW).