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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Seoul (ICN)

Flight distance from Detroit to Seoul (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Seoul Incheon International Airport) is 6636 miles / 10680 kilometers / 5767 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 13 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path from Detroit to Seoul.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN).

How far is Seoul from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6636.452 miles
  • 10680.334 kilometers
  • 5766.919 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
  • 6621.154 miles
  • 10655.714 kilometers
  • 5753.625 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).

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 Seoul Incheon International Airport
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea Flag of South Korea
IATA Code: ICN
ICAO Code: RKSI
Coordinates: 37°27′36″N, 126°26′26″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Seoul is 13 hours. Seoul is 13 hours ahead of Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Seoul

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 813 kg (1 793 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Seoul (ICN).

Distance:
6636
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6636

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