Distance from Chicago, IL to Elgin, IL

Distance

41 mi

Time

52 minutes

Gas Cost

$3 - $6

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There are 35.26 miles from Chicago to Elgin in northwest direction and 41 miles (65.98 kilometers) by car, following the I-290 route.

Chicago and Elgin are 52 minutes far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Elgin, IL. The halfway point is Addison, IL.

Chicago, IL and Elgin, IL are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 4:47 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 1.89 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Elgin, IL.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Elgin is $4.72.

During the route, an average car will release 36.98 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and Elgin, IL

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and Elgin, IL or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.927678 and -87.965571, or 41º 55' 39.6408" N, 87º 57' 56.0556" W. This location is 20.38 miles away from Chicago, IL and Elgin, IL and it would take approximately 26 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Addison, IL, situated 21.19 miles from Chicago, IL and 17.2 miles from Elgin, IL. It would take 29 minutes to go from Chicago to Addison and 25 minutes to go from Elgin to Addison.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Chicago and Elgin

Chicago

Rain on Sunday and Monday, with temperatures falling to 51°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Rain Rain
67° 55° 75° 56° 73° 59° 67° 59° 67° 56°
8% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 67% Rain probability 81% Rain probability
2 215 degrees 9 182 degrees 14 183 degrees 9 191 degrees 7 195 degrees

Elgin

Rain on Sunday and Monday, with temperatures falling to 49°F next Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Rain Rain
70° 48° 77° 51° 74° 55° 65° 58° 64° 53°
8% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 68% Rain probability 69% Rain probability
1 207 degrees 9 184 degrees 14 182 degrees 9 196 degrees 8 264 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 35.26 mi 56.75 km 30.64 nautical mi
Driving distance 41 mi 65.98 km 35.63 nautical mi

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