Distance from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN

Distance

533 mi

Time

9 hours 41 mins

Gas Cost

$38 - $74

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There are 482.89 miles from Chicago to Memphis in southwest direction and 533 miles (857.78 kilometers) by car, following the I-57 route.

Chicago and Memphis are 9 hours 41 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Memphis, TN. The halfway point is Dix, IL.

Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 10:33 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 Memphis, TN.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Memphis is $61.74.

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.


Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.399233 and -88.964122, or 38º 23' 57.2388" N, 88º 57' 50.8392" W. This location is 266.73 miles away from Chicago, IL and Memphis, TN and it would take approximately 4 hours 50 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Dix, IL, situated 269.08 miles from Chicago, IL and 267.02 miles from Memphis, TN. It would take 4 hours 57 mins to go from Chicago to Dix and 4 hours 50 mins to go from Memphis to Dix.


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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 Memphis

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

Memphis

Rain over the weekend, with temperatures peaking at 80°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day
78° 50° 79° 52° 80° 59° 72° 62° 68° 53°
7% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 63% Rain probability 93% Rain probability 42% Rain probability
4 154 degrees 6 140 degrees 9 150 degrees 8 185 degrees 10 319 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 482.89 mi 777.13 km 419.62 nautical mi
Driving distance 533 mi 857.78 km 463.16 nautical mi

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