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Elevation from Las Vegas to Chicago

Elevation (ft)02,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,000
Grade %-6-4-202468
Max elevation: 11071 ft / 3374 m
Min elevation: 574 ft / 175 m
Elevation change: 10497 ft / 3199 m
Max grade: 7.2%
Min grade: -5.2%
Steepness score: 63 + 719 + 2717 + 56 = 3555
Distance: 1747.81 mi / 2812.83 km
Travel Time: 25 hours 22 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Patterson (Louisiana), but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Las Vegas to Chicago. You can also view a 3-D map of Las Vegas elevation or Chicago elevation.

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These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Las Vegas and Chicago.

I-15243 mi / 391 km
I-70501 mi / 806 km
I-76186 mi / 299 km
I-80661 mi / 1064 km
I-88141 mi / 227 km