# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Charleston, WV (CRW)

Flight distance from Detroit to Charleston (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Yeager Airport) is 281 miles / 452 kilometers / 244 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Charleston (CRW) is 355 miles / 571 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Charleston.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Yeager Airport (CRW).

## How far is Charleston from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 280.733 miles
• 451.795 kilometers
• 243.950 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
• 281.004 miles
• 452.232 kilometers
• 244.186 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 Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: United States
IATA Code: CRW
ICAO Code: KCRW
Coordinates: 38°22′23″N, 81°35′35″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Charleston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Charleston (CRW).

Distance:
281
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
281

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