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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Miami, FL (MIA)

Flight distance from Detroit to Miami (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Miami International Airport) is 1145 miles / 1843 kilometers / 995 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Miami (MIA) is 1359 miles / 2187 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Miami.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Miami International Airport (MIA).

How far is Miami from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1145.061 miles
  • 1842.798 kilometers
  • 995.031 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
  • 1147.724 miles
  • 1847.083 kilometers
  • 997.345 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Miami.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Miami, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Miami (MIA).

Distance:
1145
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1145

Round trip?