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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Flint, MI (FNT)

Flight distance from Detroit to Flint (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Bishop International Airport) is 56 miles / 90 kilometers / 48 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Flint (FNT) is 75 miles / 120 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Flint.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Bishop International Airport (FNT).

How far is Flint from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 55.656 miles
  • 89.569 kilometers
  • 48.363 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
  • 55.685 miles
  • 89.616 kilometers
  • 48.389 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Bishop International Airport
City: Flint, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FNT
ICAO Code: KFNT
Coordinates: 42°57′55″N, 83°44′36″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Flint.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

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Flint, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 33 kg (73 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Flint (FNT).

Distance:
56
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
56

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