# Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Detroit (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 594 miles / 957 kilometers / 516 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Detroit (DTW) is 705 miles / 1135 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

## How far is Detroit from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and Detroit. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 594.353 miles
• 956.518 kilometers
• 516.479 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 595.397 miles
• 958.199 kilometers
• 517.386 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Atlanta and Detroit.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
594
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
594

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