# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Erie, PA (ERI)

Flight distance from Detroit to Erie (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Erie International Airport) is 163 miles / 263 kilometers / 142 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Erie (ERI) is 250 miles / 402 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Erie International Airport (ERI).

## How far is Erie from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 163.427 miles
• 263.010 kilometers
• 142.014 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
• 163.000 miles
• 262.322 kilometers
• 141.643 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 Erie International Airport
City: Erie, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ERI
ICAO Code: KERI
Coordinates: 42°4′55″N, 80°10′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Erie.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (108 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Erie (ERI).

Distance:
163
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
163

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