Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Abilene.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).
How far is Abilene from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Abilene. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1121.763 miles
- 1805.302 kilometers
- 974.785 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
- 1120.865 miles
- 1803.857 kilometers
- 974.005 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 Detroit and Abilene is 1 hour. Abilene is 1 hour behind Detroit.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Abilene (ABI).