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How far is Las Vegas, NV, from Detroit, MI?

The distance between Detroit (Detroit Metropolitan Airport) and Las Vegas (Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 1749 miles / 2814 kilometers / 1520 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 3 hours and 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 2005 miles / 3226 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 7 minutes.

Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport

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Distance from Detroit to Las Vegas

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Detroit to Las Vegas. Here are two standard 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 planet.

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).

How long does it take to fly from Detroit to Las Vegas?

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

What is the time difference between Detroit and Las Vegas?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS)

On average, flying from Detroit to Las Vegas generates about 196 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 196 kilograms equals 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