The driving distance from Washington DC to Chicago is 699 miles
or 1,125 kilometers
This is a long road trip, starting from Washington, DC and arriving at your destination of Chicago, IL with a total driving time of 11 hours, 37 minutes
If you just want to know how far it is between Washington DC and Chicago, the straight line distance is 596 miles
or 958 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from Washington, DC to Chicago, IL for a total flight time of 1 hour, 33 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 IAD and ORD.