Shortest distance between Wood River and Chicago is 243.39 miles (391.71 km).
Flight distance from Wood River, IL to Chicago, IL is 243.39 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 33 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 30 minutes to travel from Wood River to Chicago with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Wood River, Illinois to Chicago, Illinois is: 280.79 miles (451.89 km) by car.
Driving from Wood River to Chicago will take approximately 04 hours 34 minutes.
The distance between Wood River and Chicago is 452 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 01 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 Wood River and Chicago. The current time is 09:37:09.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||09 hours 21 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||07 hours 01 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||05 hours 36 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||04 hours 40 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||04 hours 00 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||03 hours 44 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||03 hours 30 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 37.51 liters (9.91 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Wood River and Chicago.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Wood River to Chicago is $40.64 (diesel $48.05).
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 18, 2022.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Wood River and Chicago (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.