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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Distance from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Frankfurt Airport is 4161 miles / 6697 kilometers / 3616 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4161.068 miles
  • 6696.590 kilometers
  • 3615.869 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
  • 4149.525 miles
  • 6678.013 kilometers
  • 3605.838 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Frankfurt Airport (FRA) is 8 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Frankfurt is 6 hours. Frankfurt is 6 hours ahead of Detroit.

Time Difference

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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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Map

Flight map from Detroit to Frankfurt.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Frankfurt (FRA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4161

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