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Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Charlotte to Detroit (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 500 miles / 805 kilometers / 434 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Charlotte?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 499.943 miles
  • 804.580 kilometers
  • 434.439 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
  • 500.637 miles
  • 805.697 kilometers
  • 435.042 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charlotte and Detroit.

Time Difference

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (218 pounds).

Airport information


A Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″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

Charlotte to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
500
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
500

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