Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Block Island.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Block Island State Airport (BID).
How far is Block Island from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Block Island. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 612.900 miles
- 986.367 kilometers
- 532.596 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
- 611.340 miles
- 983.856 kilometers
- 531.240 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
There is no time difference between Detroit and Block Island.
Block Island, RI
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (252 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Block Island (BID).