# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Saginaw, MI (MBS)

Flight distance from Detroit to Saginaw (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Saginaw MBS International Airport) is 98 miles / 158 kilometers / 85 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Saginaw (MBS) is 132 miles / 212 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 20 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Saginaw.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS).

## How far is Saginaw from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Saginaw. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 98.325 miles
• 158.239 kilometers
• 85.442 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
• 98.368 miles
• 158.309 kilometers
• 85.480 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 Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Saginaw.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 39 kg (87 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Saginaw (MBS).

Distance:
98
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
98

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