Distance between New York NY and Chicago IL

The distance from New York to Chicago is 792 miles by road including 770 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 12 hours and 4 minutes and goes through Elyria, Toledo, South Bend, Weehawken, Union City, Secaucus and Rutherford.

There are tolls on the route.
Shortest distance by air 711 mi ✈️
Car route length 792.2 mi 🚗
Driving time 12 h 4 min
Fuel amount 26.9 gal
Fuel cost 104.5 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
New York 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
NY 495 4 mi, 06 min
Weehawken 4 mi 0:06 06 min 0.1 gal
NJ 495 1 mi, 01 min
Union City 6 mi 0:08 08 min 0.2 gal
NJ 495 2 mi, 02 min
Secaucus 7 mi 0:10 10 min 0.2 gal
NJ 3 3 mi, 03 min
Rutherford 11 mi 0:14 14 min 0.3 gal
NJ 3 4 mi, 04 min
Clifton 14 mi 0:18 18 min 0.4 gal
NJ 3 I 80 461 mi, 6 h 59 min
Elyria 475 mi 7:18 7 h 18 min 16.1 gal
I 80 85 mi, 1 h 15 min
Toledo 561 mi 8:33 8 h 33 min 19.0 gal
I 80 145 mi, 2 h 08 min
South Bend 706 mi 10:41 10 h 41 min 23.9 gal
I 80 I 90 86 mi, 1 h 22 min
Chicago 792 mi 12:04 12 h 04 min 26.5 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
New York 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
NY 495 4 mi, 06 min
Weehawken 4 mi 0:06 06 min 0.1 gal
NJ 495 1 mi, 01 min
Union City 6 mi 0:08 08 min 0.2 gal
NJ 495 2 mi, 02 min
Secaucus 7 mi 0:10 10 min 0.2 gal
NJ 3 3 mi, 03 min
Rutherford 11 mi 0:14 14 min 0.3 gal
NJ 3 4 mi, 04 min
Clifton 14 mi 0:18 18 min 0.4 gal
NJ 3 4 mi, 04 min
Little Falls 18 mi 0:22 22 min 0.6 gal
US 46 1 mi, 01 min
Totowa 20 mi 0:24 24 min 0.7 gal
US 46 1 mi, 01 min
Wayne 21 mi 0:26 26 min 0.7 gal
I 80 2 mi, 03 min
Fairfield 24 mi 0:29 29 min 0.8 gal
I 80 3 mi, 03 min
Pine Brook 27 mi 0:32 32 min 0.9 gal
I 80 4 mi, 04 min
Parsippany-Troy Hills 31 mi 0:36 36 min 0.9 gal
I 80 5 mi, 04 min
Denville 35 mi 0:41 41 min 1.2 gal
I 80 7 mi, 06 min
Lake Junction 42 mi 0:47 47 min 1.4 gal
I 80 4 mi, 04 min
South Netcong 47 mi 0:51 51 min 1.6 gal
I 80 2 mi, 02 min
Mount Olive 49 mi 0:54 54 min 1.6 gal
I 80 4 mi, 04 min
Long Bridge 54 mi 0:58 58 min 1.8 gal
I 80 13 mi, 12 min
Knowlton 67 mi 1:10 1 h 10 min 2.2 gal
I 80 6 mi, 05 min
Dunnfield 73 mi 1:15 1 h 15 min 2.4 gal
I 80 2 mi, 02 min
Delaware Water Gap 75 mi 1:17 1 h 17 min 2.5 gal
I 80 2 mi, 03 min
East Stroudsburg 78 mi 1:20 1 h 20 min 2.6 gal
I 80 1 mi, 01 min
Stroudsburg 79 mi 1:22 1 h 22 min 2.7 gal
I 80 6 mi, 06 min
Bartonsville 84 mi 1:28 1 h 28 min 2.8 gal
I 80 2 mi, 02 min
Tannersville 86 mi 1:31 1 h 31 min 2.9 gal
I 80 57 mi, 52 min
Mifflinville 144 mi 2:24 2 h 24 min 4.9 gal
I 80 9 mi, 07 min
Bloomsburg 152 mi 2:31 2 h 31 min 5.1 gal
I 80 27 mi, 24 min
Old Furnace 179 mi 2:55 2 h 55 min 6.1 gal
I 80 58 mi, 51 min
Fetzertown 238 mi 3:47 3 h 47 min 7.9 gal
I 80 19 mi, 16 min
Dale 256 mi 4:03 4 h 03 min 8.6 gal
I 80 17 mi, 14 min
Mount Joy 273 mi 4:18 4 h 18 min 9.0 gal
I 80 18 mi, 15 min
Falls Creek 291 mi 4:34 4 h 34 min 9.8 gal
I 80 19 mi, 16 min
Corsica 309 mi 4:50 4 h 50 min 10.4 gal
I 80 6 mi, 04 min
Henderson 315 mi 4:55 4 h 55 min 10.6 gal
I 80 16 mi, 13 min
Canoe Furnace 331 mi 5:09 5 h 09 min 11.2 gal
I 80 3 mi, 02 min
Monroe 334 mi 5:12 5 h 12 min 11.3 gal
I 80 19 mi, 17 min
Clintonville 354 mi 5:29 5 h 29 min 11.9 gal
I 80 39 mi, 33 min
Cedar Park 392 mi 6:03 6 h 03 min 13.3 gal
I 80 3 mi, 02 min
Girard 395 mi 6:06 6 h 06 min 13.4 gal
I 80 2 mi, 01 min
Summit 397 mi 6:08 6 h 08 min 13.5 gal
I 80 16 mi, 14 min
Braceville 413 mi 6:22 6 h 22 min 14.0 gal
I 80 3 mi, 03 min
Windham 416 mi 6:25 6 h 25 min 14.1 gal
I 80 17 mi, 14 min
Streetsboro 433 mi 6:40 6 h 40 min 14.6 gal
I 80 7 mi, 06 min
Hudson 440 mi 6:46 6 h 46 min 14.8 gal
I 80 9 mi, 08 min
Brecksville 450 mi 6:54 6 h 54 min 15.3 gal
I 80 2 mi, 01 min
Broadview Heights 452 mi 6:56 6 h 56 min 15.3 gal
I 80 5 mi, 04 min
North Royalton 456 mi 7:00 7 h 00 min 15.4 gal
I 80 6 mi, 04 min
Berea 462 mi 7:05 7 h 05 min 15.6 gal
I 80 7 mi, 06 min
North Ridgeville 469 mi 7:12 7 h 12 min 15.8 gal
I 80 6 mi, 05 min
Elyria 476 mi 7:17 7 h 17 min 16.1 gal
I 80 7 mi, 06 min
Amherst 483 mi 7:23 7 h 23 min 16.4 gal
I 80 2 mi, 01 min
Kendeigh Corner 485 mi 7:25 7 h 25 min 16.5 gal
I 80 15 mi, 12 min
Berlin Heights 500 mi 7:38 7 h 38 min 16.9 gal
I 80 14 mi, 12 min
Parkertown 513 mi 7:50 7 h 50 min 17.4 gal
I 80 4 mi, 03 min
York 517 mi 7:53 7 h 53 min 17.5 gal
I 80 40 mi, 34 min
Glenwood 557 mi 8:28 8 h 28 min 18.9 gal
I 80 1 mi, 00 min
Parliament Place 557 mi 8:29 8 h 29 min 19.0 gal
I 80 1 mi, 00 min
Foxborough 559 mi 8:30 8 h 30 min 19.0 gal
I 80 2 mi, 02 min
Toledo 561 mi 8:32 8 h 32 min 19.0 gal
I 80 76 mi, 1 h 07 min
Jamestown 637 mi 9:40 9 h 40 min 21.6 gal
I 80 53 mi, 46 min
Elkhart 690 mi 10:26 10 h 26 min 23.3 gal
I 80 7 mi, 06 min
Mishawaka 697 mi 10:32 10 h 32 min 23.7 gal
I 80 3 mi, 02 min
Indian Village 700 mi 10:35 10 h 35 min 23.8 gal
I 80 6 mi, 05 min
South Bend 706 mi 10:41 10 h 41 min 23.9 gal
I 80 18 mi, 15 min
Hillside 725 mi 10:57 10 h 57 min 24.5 gal
I 80 30 mi, 26 min
Portage 754 mi 11:23 11 h 23 min 25.6 gal
I 80 4 mi, 03 min
Lake Station 757 mi 11:27 11 h 27 min 25.7 gal
I 90 6 mi, 05 min
Gary 764 mi 11:32 11 h 32 min 25.8 gal
I 90 10 mi, 08 min
Hammond 773 mi 11:41 11 h 41 min 26.1 gal
I 90 19 mi, 21 min
Chicago 792 mi 12:03 12 h 03 min 26.5 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from New York to Chicago?

Fuel cost: 104.5 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 792.2 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.88 USD / gal)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from New York to Chicago?

Driving time: 12 h 4 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 621 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 9 h 7 min
  • 97 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 1 h 29 min
  • 14 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 13 min
  • 10 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 11 min
  • 9 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 10 min
  • 39 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 46 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 45 mph = 2 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 25 mph = 3 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is New York to Chicago by land?

The distance between New York and Chicago is 792.2 mi by road including 769.9 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of New York and Chicago respectively.

How far is New York to Chicago by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between New York and Chicago is 711.5 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of New York and Chicago respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is New York from Chicago by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 25 min to cover the distance of 711 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 12 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from New York to Chicago?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 4 h 46 min to cover the distance of 711 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 27 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between New York and Chicago?

The halfway point between New York and Chicago is Summit. It is located about 1 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Summit to New York is 397 mi and driving will take about 6 h 8 min. The road between Summit and Chicago has length 395 mi and will take approximately 5 h 56 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Girard is in 395 mi from New York and 397 mi from Chicago
  • Cedar Park is in 392 mi from New York and 400 mi from Chicago
  • Braceville is in 413 mi from New York and 379 mi from Chicago

Where is New York in relation to Chicago?

New York is located 711 mi east of Chicago.

New York has geographic coordinates: latitude 40.7306, longitude -73.98658.

Chicago has geographic coordinates: latitude 41.87554, longitude -87.62442.

Which highway goes from New York to Chicago?

The route from New York to Chicago follows I 80, I 90.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • US 220: 16 mi
  • US 41: 14 mi
  • NJ 3: 9 mi
  • SR 11: 4 mi
  • PA 66: 4 mi
  • US 46: 4 mi
  • US 209: 4 mi
  • US 220 Alternate: 3 mi
  • PA 28 Truck: 2 mi
  • US 12: 2 mi
  • US 20: 2 mi
  • NJ 495: 2 mi
  • US 206: 1 mi
  • Route 3 Westbound: 1 mi
  • NY 495: 1 mi
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