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Detroit (DTW) - Los Angeles (LAX)
Calculations with different methods
- 1978.781 miles
- 3184.540 kilometers
- 1719.514 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
- 1974.744 miles
- 3178.042 kilometers
- 1716.006 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).
Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 4 hours 14 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Detroit and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Detroit.
Los Angeles, CA
Flight map from Detroit to Los Angeles.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Los Angeles (LAX).