Distance from Crystal, MI to ORD Airport


252 mi


4 hours 42 mins

Gas Cost

$19 - $37

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There are 176.96 miles from Crystal to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) in southwest direction and 252 miles (405.55 kilometers) by car, following the I-196 W route.

Crystal and ORD Airport are 4 hours 42 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Crystal, MI to ORD Airport. The halfway point is Covert, MI.

Please note the time difference between Crystal, MI and ORD Airport is 1 hour. The current time in Crystal is 5:23 pm and the current time in ORD Airport is 4:23 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.65 gallons of gas to cover the route between Crystal, MI and ORD Airport.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Crystal to ORD Airport is $30.87.

During the route, an average car will release 228.23 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

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Halfway Point Between Crystal, MI and ORD Airport

If you want to meet halfway between Crystal, MI and ORD Airport or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 42.291004 and -86.324684, or 42º 17' 27.6144" N, 86º 19' 28.8624" W. This location is 125.81 miles away from Crystal, MI and ORD Airport and it would take approximately 2 hours 21 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Covert, MI, situated 129.98 miles from Crystal, MI and 133.84 miles from ORD Airport. It would take 2 hours 47 mins to go from Crystal to Covert and 2 hours 23 mins to go from ORD to Covert.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Chicago, IL.

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Crystal, MI

Planning on renting a car to go from Crystal, MI to ORD Airport? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Crystal, MI:


Small cars

From $14


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From $18


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From $24



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Weather in Crystal and ORD


Light rain throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 50°F on Friday.

Oct 20
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Rain Rain Rain Rain Cloudy
65° 47° 63° 46° 55° 43° 52° 40° 54° 40°
100% Rain probability 87% Rain probability 88% Rain probability 40% Rain probability 33% Rain probability
3 18 degrees 15 138 degrees 18 218 degrees 15 245 degrees 8 285 degrees


Light rain tomorrow through next Sunday, with high temperatures falling to 51°F on Tuesday.

Oct 20
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Oct 24
Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Rain
62° 50° 66° 50° 51° 45° 62° 40° 55° 42°
14% Rain probability 92% Rain probability 46% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 64% Rain probability
5 48 degrees 14 177 degrees 16 244 degrees 11 235 degrees 7 338 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Crystal, MI and ORD Airport in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 176.96 mi 284.79 km 153.77 nautical mi
Driving distance 252 mi 404.95 km 218.66 nautical mi

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