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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Omaha, NE

 CDT

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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