How far is Cincinnati from Chicago?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Cincinnati and Chicago is 242.62 miles (390.46 km).

Flight distance from Cincinnati, IL to Chicago, IL is 242.62 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 32 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 29 minutes to travel from Cincinnati to Chicago with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Cincinnati, Illinois to Chicago, Illinois is: 268.52 miles (432.14 km) by car.

Driving from Cincinnati to Chicago will take approximately 04 hours 36 minutes.

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#1 Cincinnati

Township in Tazewell County, Illinois

Population 8830
GPS Coordinates 38°24'3"N 88°30'43"W
Latitude 38.4008800
Longitude -88.5119900
Altitude 128
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 Cincinnati and Chicago

The distance between Cincinnati and Chicago is 432 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 48 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 Cincinnati and Chicago. The current time is 20:51:38.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 08 hours 56 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 06 hours 42 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 22 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 28 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 50 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 34 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 20 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 35.87 liters (9.48 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Cincinnati and Chicago.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Cincinnati to Chicago is $38.87 (diesel $45.95).

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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 08, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Cincinnati 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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