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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Distance from Detroit to Washington D.C. (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 383 miles / 617 kilometers / 333 nautical miles.

How far is Washington D.C. from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 383.402 miles
  • 617.026 kilometers
  • 333.167 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
  • 382.946 miles
  • 616.291 kilometers
  • 332.771 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 Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Washington D.C..

Time Difference

Detroit
Washington D.C.

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Washington D.C.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 78 kg (172 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 Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

Map

Detroit to Washington D.C. flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
383
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
383

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