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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Chicago, IL (MDW)

Distance from Salt Lake City to Chicago (Salt Lake City International Airport – Chicago Midway International Airport) is 1259 miles / 2026 kilometers / 1094 nautical miles.

How far is Chicago from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1258.685 miles
  • 2025.657 kilometers
  • 1093.767 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
  • 1255.459 miles
  • 2020.465 kilometers
  • 1090.964 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 Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) to Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour ahead of Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

Airport information


A Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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

Salt Lake City to Chicago flight path

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Chicago (MDW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1259

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