# 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
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
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.

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## 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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