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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Detroit to Abilene (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 1122 miles / 1805 kilometers / 975 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Abilene (ABI) is 1299 miles / 2090 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 35 minutes.

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).

Airport information


A 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

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Abilene is 1 hour. Abilene is 1 hour behind Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Abilene, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
1122
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1122

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