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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Amarillo, TX

 CST

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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1100

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