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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Boston to Detroit (Logan International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 632 miles / 1018 kilometers / 549 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Boston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 632.351 miles
  • 1017.670 kilometers
  • 549.498 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
  • 630.687 miles
  • 1014.992 kilometers
  • 548.052 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Logan International Airport (BOS) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Boston and Detroit.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (233 pounds).

Airport information


A Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″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

Map

Boston to Detroit flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
632

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