Map of flight path and driving directions from Columbus to Detroit.
Shortest flight path between John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).
How far is Detroit from Columbus?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Columbus and Detroit. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 154.695 miles
- 248.958 kilometers
- 134.426 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
- 154.875 miles
- 249.246 kilometers
- 134.582 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Columbus and Detroit.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Columbus (CMH) → Detroit (DTW).