If you want to know how far it is between Chicago and Cape Town, the straight line distance is 8,487 miles
or 13,658 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from Chicago, IL to Cape Town, South Africa for a total flight time of 17 hours, 28 minutes
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If you're a traveler planning a trip and you want to book a commercial flight, you can try searching for flights between ORD and CPT.