Distance from Columbus, OH to Chicago, IL

Distance

356 mi

Time

5 hours 16 mins

Gas Cost

$24 - $47

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There are 275.62 miles from Columbus to Chicago in northwest direction and 355.95 miles (572.85 kilometers) by car, following the I-465 and US-31 and US-36 and US-52 and US-421 and SR 37 and SR 67 route.

Columbus and Chicago are 5 hours 16 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Columbus, OH to Chicago, IL. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Columbus, OH to Chicago, IL.

Please note the time difference between Columbus, OH and Chicago, IL is 1 hour. The current time in Columbus is 2:48 am and the current time in Chicago is 1:48 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 16.48 gallons of gas to cover the route between Columbus, OH and Chicago, IL.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Columbus to Chicago is $39.06.

During the route, an average car will release 322.86 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 Columbus, OH

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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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From $40


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Weather in Columbus, OH and Chicago, IL

Columbus, OH

Light rain today through Monday, with temperatures falling to 70°F on Monday.

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Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Clear day Rain
85° 70° 76° 69° 76° 61° 72° 54° 70° 55°
27% Rain probability 98% Rain probability 22% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 6% Rain probability
9 209 degrees 10 219 degrees 10 292 degrees 8 265 degrees 9 287 degrees

Chicago, IL

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 68°F on Monday.

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Rain Rain Rain Rain Rain
83° 70° 75° 67° 70° 60° 71° 58° 68° 56°
14% Rain probability 70% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 7% Rain probability
13 203 degrees 8 290 degrees 13 293 degrees 12 292 degrees 5 339 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 275.62 mi 443.57 km 239.51 nautical mi
Driving distance 355.95 mi 572.84 km 309.31 nautical mi

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