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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Detroit to Atlanta (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 594 miles / 957 kilometers / 516 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Atlanta (ATL) is 705 miles / 1134 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 24 minutes.

Detroit – Atlanta

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594
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957
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516
Nautical miles

How far is Atlanta from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 594.353 miles
  • 956.518 kilometers
  • 516.479 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
  • 595.397 miles
  • 958.199 kilometers
  • 517.386 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Detroit and Atlanta.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to Atlanta generates about 112 kg of CO2 per passenger, 112 kilograms is equal to 247 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Atlanta

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W