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Distance between Chattanooga, TN (CHA) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Chattanooga to Detroit (Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 505 miles / 813 kilometers / 439 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Chattanooga?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 505.044 miles
  • 812.790 kilometers
  • 438.872 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
  • 505.812 miles
  • 814.025 kilometers
  • 439.538 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 Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chattanooga and Detroit.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (220 pounds).

Airport information


A Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
City: Chattanooga, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHA
ICAO Code: KCHA
Coordinates: 35°2′7″N, 85°12′13″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

Chattanooga to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chattanooga (CHA) → Detroit (DTW).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
505

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