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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from Detroit to Las Vegas (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 1749 miles / 2814 kilometers / 1520 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 2002 miles / 3222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 8 minutes.

Detroit – Las Vegas

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1749
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2814
Kilometers
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1520
Nautical miles

How far is Las Vegas from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1748.693 miles
  • 2814.248 kilometers
  • 1519.572 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
  • 1744.825 miles
  • 2808.024 kilometers
  • 1516.211 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Detroit and Las Vegas is 3 hours. Las Vegas is 3 hours behind Detroit.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to Las Vegas generates about 196 kg of CO2 per passenger, 196 kilograms is equal to 432 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Las Vegas

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Airlines flying from Detroit (DTW) to Las Vegas (LAS)

Delta Air Lines
Southwest Airlines
Spirit Airlines