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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Flight distance from Detroit to Milwaukee (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 237 miles / 382 kilometers / 206 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Milwaukee (MKE) is 285 miles / 458 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 21 minutes.

Detroit – Milwaukee

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237
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382
Kilometers
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206
Nautical miles

How far is Milwaukee from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 237.206 miles
  • 381.746 kilometers
  • 206.126 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
  • 236.617 miles
  • 380.798 kilometers
  • 205.615 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 to Milwaukee is 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Milwaukee is 1 hour. Milwaukee is 1 hour behind Detroit.

Detroit time to Milwaukee time converter

Time in Detroit: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Milwaukee: 00:00

Current local times

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Milwaukee, WI

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to Milwaukee generates about 60 kg of CO2 per passenger, 60 kilograms is equal to 132 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 Milwaukee

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

Airlines flying from Detroit (DTW) to Milwaukee (MKE)

Delta Air Lines