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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Alexandria, LA (AEX)

Flight distance from Detroit to Alexandria (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Alexandria International Airport) is 906 miles / 1459 kilometers / 788 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Alexandria (AEX) is 1105 miles / 1779 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Alexandria International Airport (AEX).

How far is Alexandria from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 906.289 miles
  • 1458.531 kilometers
  • 787.544 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
  • 906.869 miles
  • 1459.465 kilometers
  • 788.048 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 Alexandria International Airport
City: Alexandria, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AEX
ICAO Code: KAEX
Coordinates: 31°19′38″N, 92°32′59″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Alexandria, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Alexandria (AEX).

Distance:
906
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
906

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