Distance from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY

Distance

533 mi

Time

8 hours 10 mins

Gas Cost

$36 - $70

There are 452.33 miles from Chicago to Buffalo in east direction and 533.46 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY route.

Chicago and Buffalo are 8 hours 10 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Chicago, IL to Buffalo, NY.

Please note the time difference between Chicago, IL and Buffalo, NY is 1 hour. The current time in Chicago is 12:36 pm and the current time in Buffalo is 1:36 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 24.70 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Buffalo, NY.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Buffalo is 58.53.

During the route, an average car will release 483.87 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Weather in Chicago, IL and Buffalo, NY

Chicago, IL

Rain today through Tuesday, with temperatures rising to 70°F on Saturday.

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Rain Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Rain
64° 54° 68° 52° 69° 54° 70° 58° 69° 56°
60% 1% 87% 80% 80%
11 5 degrees 11 336 degrees 4 78 degrees 6 44 degrees 8 327 degrees

Buffalo, NY

Light rain tomorrow through Wednesday, with temperatures peaking at 76°F on Saturday.

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Cloudy Rain Rain Fog Rain
75° 55° 67° 56° 68° 54° 76° 54° 71° 55°
6% 82% 55% 10% 82%
5 105 degrees 7 86 degrees 7 261 degrees 3 202 degrees 4 176 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Chicago, IL and Buffalo, NY in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 452.33 mi 727.95 km 393.06 nautical mi
Driving distance 533.46 mi 858.52 km 463.56 nautical mi

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