How far is Chicago from New York to drive?

I have to drive to New York for business. How far is the drive from Chicago to New York?

Rob Shapiro · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
New York is one of the coolest cities in the world so enjoy! The drive from
New York
takes over 12 hours. There are close to 800 miles between these two cities. When planning your road trip, you should consider breaking the trip up with a stop at a motel for some rest.
You won’t be short on things to do while you’re in New York. Make sure you take the time to check out these attractions:
  • The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Central Park
  • Top of the Rock
  • Empire State Building
If you often drive in other cities than your own, make sure you have the appropriate
car insurance
at a reasonable rate. The
app makes shopping for new car insurance easy!
Jerry lets you find your new car insurance from a list of tailored quotes from 50+ top insurance providers. If you find better coverage or a better rate, Jerry gives you access to end-to-end support and expertise.
The average Jerry user saves $887 a year.
View full answer 
Jerry partners with more than 50 insurance companies, but our content is independently researched, written, and fact-checked by our team of editors and agents. We aren’t paid for reviews or other content.

Easiest way to compare and buy car insurance

No long forms
No spam or unwanted phone calls
Quotes from top insurance companies
Find insurance savings — it's 100% free