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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Monroe, LA (MLU)

Flight distance from Detroit to Monroe (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Monroe Regional Airport) is 821 miles / 1322 kilometers / 714 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Monroe (MLU) is 977 miles / 1573 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Monroe Regional Airport (MLU).

How far is Monroe from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 821.264 miles
  • 1321.696 kilometers
  • 713.659 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
  • 821.648 miles
  • 1322.315 kilometers
  • 713.993 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 Monroe Regional Airport
City: Monroe, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLU
ICAO Code: KMLU
Coordinates: 32°30′39″N, 92°2′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Monroe, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (302 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Monroe (MLU).

Distance:
821
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
821

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