Distance from Chicago, IL to Lansing, MI

Distance

217 mi

Time

4 hours 3 mins

Gas Cost

$16 - $31

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There are 167.81 miles from Chicago to Lansing in northeast direction and 217 miles (349.23 kilometers) by car, following the I-94 route.

Chicago and Lansing are 4 hours 3 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Lansing, MI. The halfway point is Hartford, MI.

Please note the time difference between Chicago, IL and Lansing, MI is 1 hour. The current time in Chicago is 1:43 am and the current time in Lansing is 2:43 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 10.05 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Lansing, MI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Lansing is $25.73.

During the route, an average car will release 196.95 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and Lansing, MI

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and Lansing, MI or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 42.189629 and -86.167229, or 42º 11' 22.6644" N, 86º 10' 2.0244" W. This location is 108.57 miles away from Chicago, IL and Lansing, MI and it would take approximately 2 hours 1 min to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Hartford, MI, situated 113.07 miles from Chicago, IL and 106.6 miles from Lansing, MI. It would take 2 hours 9 mins to go from Chicago to Hartford and 2 hours to go from Lansing to Hartford.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

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From $24

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Chicago and Lansing

Chicago

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 36°F on Wednesday.

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Thu
Nov 23
Partly cloudy day Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
37° 26° 46° 31° 42° 28° 36° 27° 40° 30°
17% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
12 288 degrees 18 219 degrees 13 270 degrees 7 306 degrees 9 229 degrees

Lansing

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 46°F on Friday.

Sun
Nov 19
Mon
Nov 20
Tue
Nov 21
Wed
Nov 22
Thu
Nov 23
Partly cloudy day Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
37° 29° 44° 31° 45° 30° 38° 25° 39° 27°
38% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 20% Rain probability 18% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
13 294 degrees 15 223 degrees 15 246 degrees 6 296 degrees 9 228 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 167.81 mi 270.06 km 145.82 nautical mi
Driving distance 217 mi 349.23 km 188.57 nautical mi

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