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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from Detroit to Colorado Springs (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 1145 miles / 1843 kilometers / 995 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 1307 miles / 2104 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 46 minutes.

Detroit – Colorado Springs

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1145
Miles
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1843
Kilometers
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995
Nautical miles

How far is Colorado Springs from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1145.358 miles
  • 1843.275 kilometers
  • 995.289 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
  • 1142.650 miles
  • 1838.916 kilometers
  • 992.935 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 to Colorado Springs is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Colorado Springs is 2 hours. Colorado Springs is 2 hours behind Detroit.

Detroit time to Colorado Springs time converter

Time in Detroit: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Colorado Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to Colorado Springs generates about 159 kg of CO2 per passenger, 159 kilograms is equal to 351 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Colorado Springs

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W