Distance from Chicago, IL to New Orleans, LA

There are miles from Chicago to New Orleans and miles by car.

Chicago and New Orleans are far apart (by car).

This is the best Chicago, IL - New Orleans, LA route.

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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Chicago, IL and New Orleans, LA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance mi km nautical mi
Driving distance mi km nautical mi

Unit conversions provided by convertnation.com

Gas consumption and emissions

A car with an average MPG will need gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and New Orleans, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to New Orleans is .

During the route, an average car will release pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is pounds of CO2 per mile.

  • US market average MPG used for calculations is 21.6 MPG.
  • Average US gas price used for calculation is $2.19 per gallon of regular gas. Price last updated on August 29, 2016.
  • Read more about our CO2 calculation.

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