Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to Detroit.
Shortest flight path between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).
How far is Detroit from Dallas?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Dallas and Detroit. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 986.314 miles
- 1587.319 kilometers
- 857.084 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
- 985.756 miles
- 1586.421 kilometers
- 856.599 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
The time difference between Dallas and Detroit is 1 hour. Detroit is 1 hour ahead of Dallas.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dallas (DFW) → Detroit (DTW).