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Distance between Charleston, WV (CRW) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Charleston to Detroit (Yeager Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 281 miles / 452 kilometers / 244 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CRW) to Detroit (DTW) is 355 miles / 571 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charleston to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Yeager Airport (CRW) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 280.733 miles
  • 451.795 kilometers
  • 243.950 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
  • 281.004 miles
  • 452.232 kilometers
  • 244.186 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 Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CRW
ICAO Code: KCRW
Coordinates: 38°22′23″N, 81°35′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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Detroit.

Time Difference

Charleston, WV

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CRW) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
281
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
281

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