Distance from Louisville, KY to Chicago, IL

Distance

295 mi

Time

4 hours 35 mins

Gas Cost

$20 - $39

There are 269.61 miles from Louisville to Chicago in northwest direction and 295.13 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Louisville, KY to Chicago, IL route.

Louisville and Chicago are 4 hours 35 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Louisville, KY to Chicago, IL. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Louisville, KY to Chicago, IL.

Please note the time difference between Louisville, KY and Chicago, IL is 1 hour. The current time in Louisville is 2:58 pm and the current time in Chicago is 1:58 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.66 gallons of gas to cover the route between Louisville, KY and Chicago, IL.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Louisville to Chicago is 32.79.

During the route, an average car will release 267.70 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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From $14

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From $18

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Weather in Louisville, KY and Chicago, IL

Louisville, KY

Light rain tomorrow through Friday, with temperatures falling to 75°F on Friday.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Clear day
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0% 47% 88% 65% 12%
5 185 degrees 6 217 degrees 4 211 degrees 7 277 degrees 7 262 degrees

Chicago, IL

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 59°F on Friday.

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Rain Rain Rain Rain Rain
69° 54° 68° 56° 67° 59° 66° 58° 62° 55°
59% 68% 80% 61% 54%
5 68 degrees 6 30 degrees 2 275 degrees 12 267 degrees 14 277 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Louisville, KY and Chicago, IL in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 269.61 mi 433.89 km 234.28 nautical mi
Driving distance 295.13 mi 474.96 km 256.46 nautical mi

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