How far is Athens from Chicago?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Athens and Chicago is 169.6 miles (272.94 km).

Flight distance from Athens, IL to Chicago, IL is 169.6 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 23 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Athens to Chicago with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Athens, Illinois to Chicago, Illinois is: 193.21 miles (310.94 km) by car.

Driving from Athens to Chicago will take approximately 03 hours 08 minutes.

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#1 Athens

City in Menard County, Illinois, United States

Population 1893
GPS Coordinates 39°57'39"N 89°43'26"W
Latitude 39.9608800
Longitude -89.7239900
Altitude 183
Country United States
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#2 Chicago

City and county seat of Cook County, Illinois, United States

Population 2677643
GPS Coordinates 41°51'0"N 87°39'0"W
Latitude 41.850033
Longitude -87.6500523
Altitude 179
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Athens and Chicago

The distance between Athens and Chicago is 311 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 27 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Athens and Chicago. The current time is 08:43:51.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 26 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 49 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 51 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 13 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 45 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 34 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 24 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 25.81 liters (6.82 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Athens and Chicago.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Athens to Chicago is $23.04 (diesel $25.36).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 06, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Athens and Chicago (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Aurora, IL to Athens 168.8 miles (272 km)

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Driving distance from Berwyn, IL to Athens 187.77 miles (302 km)

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Driving distance from Bloomington, IL to Athens 60.68 miles (98 km)

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Driving distance from Champaign, IL to Athens 98.23 miles (158 km)

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Driving distance from Des Plaines, IL to Athens 198.59 miles (320 km)

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Driving distance from Elgin, IL to Athens 211.69 miles (341 km)

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Driving distance from Evanston, IL to Athens 207.59 miles (334 km)

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Driving distance from Markham, IL to Athens 179.44 miles (289 km)

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Driving distance from Naperville, IL to Athens 173.59 miles (279 km)

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