Distance from Chicago, IL to Denver, CO

Distance

1,003 mi

Time

13 hours 13 mins

Gas Cost

$68 - $132

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There are 918.19 miles from Chicago to Denver in west direction and 1,003.37 miles (1,614.77 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

Chicago and Denver are 13 hours 13 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Denver, CO. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Chicago, IL to Denver, CO.

Please note the time difference between Chicago, IL and Denver, CO is 1 hour. The current time in Chicago is 8:57 pm and the current time in Denver is 7:57 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 46.45 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Denver, CO.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Denver is $110.09.

During the route, an average car will release 910.09 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

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Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

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From $28

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Weather in Chicago, IL and Denver, CO

Chicago, IL

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 64°F on Monday.

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Jun 23
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Jun 27
Rain Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Clear day
74° 67° 70° 61° 66° 56° 64° 56° 72° 55°
46% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 32% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
4 289 degrees 12 295 degrees 12 284 degrees 11 321 degrees 3 216 degrees

Denver, CO

Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures rising to 93°F on Thursday.

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Jun 23
Sat
Jun 24
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Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day
67° 52° 77° 55° 78° 58° 92° 59° 89° 65°
38% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 1% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 1% Rain probability
6 46 degrees 5 48 degrees 4 44 degrees 4 136 degrees 5 244 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Chicago, IL and Denver, CO in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 918.19 mi 1,477.68 km 797.89 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,003.37 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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