# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Scottsbluff, NE (BFF)

Flight distance from Detroit to Scottsbluff (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Western Nebraska Regional Airport) is 1039 miles / 1672 kilometers / 903 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Scottsbluff (BFF) is 1163 miles / 1871 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).

## How far is Scottsbluff from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1039.219 miles
• 1672.460 kilometers
• 903.056 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
• 1036.500 miles
• 1668.085 kilometers
• 900.694 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 Western Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: BFF
ICAO Code: KBFF
Coordinates: 41°52′26″N, 103°35′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Scottsbluff is 2 hours. Scottsbluff is 2 hours behind Detroit.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Scottsbluff (BFF).

Distance:
1039
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1039

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