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Distance between Sault Ste Marie, MI (CIU) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Sault Ste Marie to Detroit (Chippewa County International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 284 miles / 458 kilometers / 247 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Sault Ste Marie?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 284.302 miles
  • 457.539 kilometers
  • 247.051 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
  • 284.465 miles
  • 457.801 kilometers
  • 247.193 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 Chippewa County International Airport (CIU) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sault Ste Marie and Detroit.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (142 pounds).

Airport information


A Chippewa County International Airport
City: Sault Ste Marie, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CIU
ICAO Code: KCIU
Coordinates: 46°15′2″N, 84°28′20″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

Sault Ste Marie to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between Chippewa County International Airport (CIU) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sault Ste Marie (CIU) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
284
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
284

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