# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Detroit to Omaha (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 650 miles / 1047 kilometers / 565 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Omaha (OMA) is 718 miles / 1155 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

## How far is Omaha from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 650.486 miles
• 1046.856 kilometers
• 565.257 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
• 648.817 miles
• 1044.169 kilometers
• 563.806 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 Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (262 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Omaha (OMA).

Distance:
650
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
650

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