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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Kingston (KIN)

Flight distance from Detroit to Kingston (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Norman Manley International Airport) is 1717 miles / 2763 kilometers / 1492 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Detroit to Kingston.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Norman Manley International Airport (KIN).

How far is Kingston from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1716.598 miles
  • 2762.597 kilometers
  • 1491.683 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
  • 1721.323 miles
  • 2770.200 kilometers
  • 1495.788 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 Norman Manley International Airport
City: Kingston
Country: Jamaica Flag of Jamaica
IATA Code: KIN
ICAO Code: MKJP
Coordinates: 17°56′8″N, 76°47′14″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Kingston.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

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Kingston

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (427 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Kingston (KIN).

Distance:
1717
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1717

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