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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Pierre, SD (PIR)

Flight distance from Detroit to Pierre (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Pierre Regional Airport) is 865 miles / 1392 kilometers / 752 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Pierre (PIR) is 1002 miles / 1613 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Pierre.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Pierre Regional Airport (PIR).

How far is Pierre from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 865.192 miles
  • 1392.392 kilometers
  • 751.832 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
  • 862.957 miles
  • 1388.794 kilometers
  • 749.889 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 Pierre Regional Airport
City: Pierre, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIR
ICAO Code: KPIR
Coordinates: 44°22′57″N, 100°17′9″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Pierre, SD

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (310 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Pierre (PIR).

Distance:
865
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
865

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