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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Detroit to Wichita (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 810 miles / 1304 kilometers / 704 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Wichita (ICT) is 947 miles / 1524 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Wichita.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 810.097 miles
  • 1303.724 kilometers
  • 703.955 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
  • 808.560 miles
  • 1301.251 kilometers
  • 702.619 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Wichita, KS

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (299 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
810
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
810

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