Shortest distance between Elgin and Chicago is 34.92 miles (56.2 km).
Flight distance from Elgin, IL to Chicago, IL is 34.92 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 05 minutes.
The driving distance from Elgin, Illinois to Chicago, Illinois is: 42.92 miles (69.07 km) by car.
Driving from Elgin to Chicago will take approximately 00 hours 53 minutes.
The distance between Elgin and Chicago is 69 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 46 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 Elgin and Chicago. The current time is 12:03:24.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||01 hours 25 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||01 hours 04 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||00 hours 51 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||00 hours 42 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||00 hours 36 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||00 hours 34 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||00 hours 32 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 5.73 liters (1.51 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Elgin and Chicago.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Elgin to Chicago is $6.21 (diesel $7.34).
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 July 06, 2022.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Elgin and Chicago (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.