The driving distance from New York City to Chicago is 789 miles
or 1,270 kilometers
This is a really long road trip, starting from New York, NY and arriving at your destination of Chicago, IL with a total driving time of 13 hours, 1 minute
If you just want to know how far it is between New York City and Chicago, the straight line distance is 714 miles
or 1,149 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from New York, NY to Chicago, IL for a total flight time of 1 hour, 49 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 JFK and ORD.