The driving distance from Chicago to Tampa/St. Petersburg is 1,171 miles
or 1,885 kilometers
This is a really long road trip, starting from Chicago, IL and arriving at your destination of Tampa, FL with a total driving time of 18 hours, 30 minutes
If you just want to know how far it is between Chicago and Tampa, the straight line distance is 1,002 miles
or 1,613 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from Chicago, IL to Tampa, FL for a total flight time of 2 hours, 11 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 TPA.