# How far is Chicago, IL, from Vancouver?

The distance between Vancouver (Vancouver International Airport) and Chicago (Chicago O'Hare International Airport) is 1764 miles / 2839 kilometers / 1533 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Vancouver (YVR) to Chicago (ORD) is 2161 miles / 3478 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 38 hours 33 minutes.

1764
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2839
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1533
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3 h 50 min
197 kg

## Distance from Vancouver to Chicago

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Vancouver to Chicago. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1763.855 miles
• 2838.650 kilometers
• 1532.748 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 1759.345 miles
• 2831.391 kilometers
• 1528.829 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Vancouver to Chicago?

The estimated flight time from Vancouver International Airport to Chicago O'Hare International Airport is 3 hours and 50 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)

On average, flying from Vancouver to Chicago generates about 197 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 197 kilograms equals 435 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Vancouver to Chicago

See the map of the shortest flight path between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).

## Airport information

Origin Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W
Destination 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