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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Dallas, TX (DAL)

Flight distance from Detroit to Dallas (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Dallas Love Field) is 981 miles / 1579 kilometers / 853 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Dallas (DAL) is 1159 miles / 1865 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 15 minutes.

Detroit – Dallas

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981
Miles
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1579
Kilometers
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853
Nautical miles

How far is Dallas from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 981.044 miles
  • 1578.838 kilometers
  • 852.504 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
  • 980.530 miles
  • 1578.010 kilometers
  • 852.057 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).

How long does it take to fly from Detroit to Dallas?

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Dallas Love Field is 2 hours 21 minutes.

What is the time difference between Detroit and Dallas?

The time difference between Detroit and Dallas is 1 hour. Dallas is 1 hour behind Detroit.
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Flight carbon footprint between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Dallas Love Field (DAL)

On average flying from Detroit to Dallas generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, 150 kilograms is equal to 330 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 Dallas

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Dallas Love Field (DAL).

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 Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W