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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and São Paulo (CGH)

Distance from Detroit to São Paulo (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – São Paulo–Congonhas Airport) is 5100 miles / 8208 kilometers / 4432 nautical miles.

How far is São Paulo from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5100.320 miles
  • 8208.169 kilometers
  • 4432.057 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
  • 5116.277 miles
  • 8233.849 kilometers
  • 4445.923 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 (DTW) to São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH) is 10 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and São Paulo is 1 hour. São Paulo is 1 hour ahead of Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit
São Paulo

Detroit, MI

 EDT

São Paulo

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 605 kg (1 333 pounds).

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 São Paulo–Congonhas Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: CGH
ICAO Code: SBSP
Coordinates: 23°37′33″S, 46°39′22″W

Detroit to São Paulo flight path

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and São Paulo–Congonhas Airport (CGH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → São Paulo (CGH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5100

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