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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from Detroit to Bridgeport (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 534 miles / 859 kilometers / 464 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Bridgeport (BDR) is 658 miles / 1059 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

How far is Bridgeport from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 533.668 miles
  • 858.855 kilometers
  • 463.745 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
  • 532.319 miles
  • 856.684 kilometers
  • 462.572 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 Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Bridgeport.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Bridgeport, CT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (228 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
534
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
534

Round trip?