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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Distance from Detroit to Grand Island (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 779 miles / 1253 kilometers / 677 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Island from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 778.615 miles
  • 1253.059 kilometers
  • 676.598 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
  • 776.633 miles
  • 1249.869 kilometers
  • 674.875 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI) is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Grand Island is 1 hour. Grand Island is 1 hour behind Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit
Grand Island

Detroit, MI

 EST

Grand Island, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

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 Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

Map

Detroit to Grand Island flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Grand Island (GRI).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
779
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
779

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