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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Amsterdam (AMS)

Flight distance from Detroit to Amsterdam (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Amsterdam Airport Schiphol) is 3940 miles / 6341 kilometers / 3424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path from Detroit to Amsterdam.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).

How far is Amsterdam from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3940.336 miles
  • 6341.356 kilometers
  • 3424.059 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
  • 3929.311 miles
  • 6323.613 kilometers
  • 3414.478 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 Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Amsterdam is 6 hours. Amsterdam is 6 hours ahead of Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Amsterdam

 CEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 449 kg (990 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Amsterdam (AMS).

Distance:
3940
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3940

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