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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Carlsbad, NM (CNM)

Flight distance from Detroit to Carlsbad (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Cavern City Air Terminal) is 1333 miles / 2145 kilometers / 1158 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Carlsbad (CNM) is 1536 miles / 2472 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).

How far is Carlsbad from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1333.083 miles
  • 2145.390 kilometers
  • 1158.418 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
  • 1331.443 miles
  • 2142.749 kilometers
  • 1156.992 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 Cavern City Air Terminal
City: Carlsbad, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CNM
ICAO Code: KCNM
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N, 104°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Carlsbad, NM

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Carlsbad (CNM).

Distance:
1333
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1333

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