# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Detroit to Lansing (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 74 miles / 119 kilometers / 64 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Lansing (LAN) is 93 miles / 149 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 41 minutes.

## 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).

## Airport information

A Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Lansing.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (79 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
74
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
74

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