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Distance between Austin, TX (AUS) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Austin to Detroit (Austin–Bergstrom International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 1149 miles / 1849 kilometers / 998 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Austin (AUS) to Detroit (DTW) is 1359 miles / 2187 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Austin to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Austin?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1148.630 miles
  • 1848.542 kilometers
  • 998.133 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
  • 1148.622 miles
  • 1848.528 kilometers
  • 998.125 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 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
City: Austin, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AUS
ICAO Code: KAUS
Coordinates: 30°11′40″N, 97°40′11″W

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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Austin and Detroit is 1 hour. Detroit is 1 hour ahead of Austin.

Time Difference

Austin, TX

 CDT

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Austin (AUS) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
1149
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1149

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