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Distance between Paris (CDG) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Paris to Detroit (Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 3962 miles / 6377 kilometers / 3443 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path from Paris to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Paris?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3962.277 miles
  • 6376.667 kilometers
  • 3443.125 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
  • 3951.346 miles
  • 6359.076 kilometers
  • 3433.626 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 Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CDG
ICAO Code: LFPG
Coordinates: 49°0′46″N, 2°32′59″E

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 Paris and Detroit is 6 hours. Detroit is 6 hours behind Paris.

Time Difference

Paris

 CET

Detroit, MI

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 452 kg (996 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Paris (CDG) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
3962
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3962

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