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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Detroit to Minneapolis (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 528 miles / 850 kilometers / 459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 617 miles / 993 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 22 minutes.

Detroit – Minneapolis

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528
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850
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459
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How far is Minneapolis from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 528.278 miles
  • 850.180 kilometers
  • 459.061 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
  • 527.076 miles
  • 848.246 kilometers
  • 458.016 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 Metropolitan Airport to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Detroit and Minneapolis is 1 hour. Minneapolis is 1 hour behind Detroit.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to Minneapolis generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, 103 kilograms is equal to 227 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 Minneapolis

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Airlines flying from Detroit (DTW) to Minneapolis (MSP)

Delta Air Lines