Map of flight path from Detroit to Rio De Janeiro.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG).
How far is Rio De Janeiro from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Rio De Janeiro. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5154.937 miles
- 8296.066 kilometers
- 4479.517 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
- 5170.008 miles
- 8320.322 kilometers
- 4492.614 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Detroit and Rio De Janeiro is 1 hour. Rio De Janeiro is 1 hour ahead of Detroit.
Rio De Janeiro
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 604 kg (1 332 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Rio De Janeiro (GIG).