Distance from Chicago, IL to Phoenix, AZ

Distance

1,748 mi

Time

1 day 7 hours

Gas Cost

$128 - $249

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There are 1,451.73 miles from Chicago to Phoenix in southwest direction and 1,748 miles (2,813.13 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Chicago and Phoenix are 1 day 7 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to Phoenix, AZ. The halfway point is Clinton, OK.

Please note the time difference between Chicago, IL and Phoenix, AZ is 1 hour. The current time in Chicago is 4:13 am and the current time in Phoenix is 3:13 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 80.95 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and Phoenix, AZ.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to Phoenix is $207.22.

During the route, an average car will release 1,585.88 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and Phoenix, AZ

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and Phoenix, AZ or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.481289 and -99.041023, or 35º 28' 52.6404" N, 99º 2' 27.6828" W. This location is 874.21 miles away from Chicago, IL and Phoenix, AZ and it would take approximately 15 hours 43 mins 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 Clinton, OK, situated 873.57 miles from Chicago, IL and 875.64 miles from Phoenix, AZ. It would take 15 hours 50 mins to go from Chicago to Clinton and 15 hours 40 mins to go from Phoenix to Clinton.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Amarillo, TX,Albuquerque, NM,Scottsdale, AZ,Tempe, AZ,Saint Louis, MO,Springfield, MO,Tulsa, OK, and Oklahoma City, OK.

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

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From $18

Full-size

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From $24

SUVs

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Chicago and Phoenix

Chicago

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

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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

Phoenix

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 89°F on Friday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
80° 49° 80° 48° 82° 49° 88° 54° 88° 55°
0% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 48 degrees 3 42 degrees 2 27 degrees 3 49 degrees 3 62 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,451.73 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,748 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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