# 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
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Cavern City Air Terminal
Country: 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.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

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

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1333

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