How far is Chicago from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Chicago. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 234.488 miles
- 377.372 kilometers
- 203.764 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
- 233.877 miles
- 376.389 kilometers
- 203.234 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).
Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) is 56 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Detroit and Chicago is 1 hour. Chicago is 1 hour behind Detroit.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (126 pounds).
Detroit to Chicago flight path
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Chicago (ORD).