Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Lansing.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).
How far is Lansing from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Lansing. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 74.167 miles
- 119.361 kilometers
- 64.450 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
- 74.047 miles
- 119.167 kilometers
- 64.345 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Detroit and Lansing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (79 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Lansing (LAN).