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

Flight distance from Detroit to Dallas (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport) is 986 miles / 1587 kilometers / 857 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Dallas (DFW) is 1139 miles / 1833 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 26 minutes.

Detroit – Dallas

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986
Miles
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1587
Kilometers
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857
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)
  • 986.314 miles
  • 1587.319 kilometers
  • 857.084 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
  • 985.756 miles
  • 1586.421 kilometers
  • 856.599 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 Metropolitan Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Detroit and Dallas is 1 hour. Dallas is 1 hour behind Detroit.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

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/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).

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/Fort Worth International Airport
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DFW
ICAO Code: KDFW
Coordinates: 32°53′48″N, 97°2′16″W

Airlines flying from Detroit (DTW) to Dallas (DFW)

American Airlines
Delta Air Lines
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