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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Distance from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 1075 miles / 1730 kilometers / 934 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1075.067 miles
  • 1730.152 kilometers
  • 934.207 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
  • 1075.516 miles
  • 1730.875 kilometers
  • 934.598 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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 2 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Detroit.

Time Difference

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Detroit, MI

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Houston, TX

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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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Map

Flight map from Detroit to Houston.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Houston (IAH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1075

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