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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and St Petersburg, FL (PIE)

Flight distance from Detroit to St Petersburg (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport) is 987 miles / 1588 kilometers / 857 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to St Petersburg (PIE) is 1168 miles / 1879 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 55 minutes.

Detroit – St Petersburg

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987
Miles
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1588
Kilometers
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857
Nautical miles

How far is St Petersburg from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 986.667 miles
  • 1587.886 kilometers
  • 857.390 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
  • 988.896 miles
  • 1591.474 kilometers
  • 859.327 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 to St Petersburg is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and St Petersburg.

Detroit time to St Petersburg time converter

Time in Detroit: 00:00 ⇆ Time in St Petersburg: 00:00

Current local times

Detroit, MI

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St Petersburg, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Detroit to St Petersburg generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, 150 kilograms is equal to 330 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 St Petersburg

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE).

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 St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport
City: St Petersburg, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIE
ICAO Code: KPIE
Coordinates: 27°54′36″N, 82°41′14″W