Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Birmingham.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).
How far is Birmingham from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 624.676 miles
- 1005.318 kilometers
- 542.828 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
- 625.573 miles
- 1006.762 kilometers
- 543.608 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Detroit and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Detroit.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (255 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Birmingham (BHM).