# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Flight distance from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 1127 miles / 1814 kilometers / 980 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 1341 miles / 2158 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

## How far is Fort Lauderdale from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1127.256 miles
• 1814.143 kilometers
• 979.559 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
• 1129.839 miles
• 1818.300 kilometers
• 981.803 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

Distance:
1127
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1127

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