# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Amarillo, TX (AMA)

Flight distance from Detroit to Amarillo (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport) is 1100 miles / 1770 kilometers / 956 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Amarillo (AMA) is 1255 miles / 2020 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 38 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Amarillo.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA).

## How far is Amarillo from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1099.758 miles
• 1769.889 kilometers
• 955.664 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
• 1097.959 miles
• 1766.993 kilometers
• 954.100 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
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City: Amarillo, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: AMA
ICAO Code: KAMA
Coordinates: 35°13′9″N, 101°42′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (346 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Amarillo (AMA).

Distance:
1100
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1100

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