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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Providence, RI (PVD)

Flight distance from Detroit to Providence (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Providence T. F. Green Airport) is 615 miles / 990 kilometers / 534 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Providence (PVD) is 740 miles / 1191 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Providence T. F. Green Airport (PVD).

How far is Providence from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 614.976 miles
  • 989.708 kilometers
  • 534.400 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
  • 613.375 miles
  • 987.132 kilometers
  • 533.009 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 Providence T. F. Green Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Providence.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

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Providence, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Providence (PVD).

Distance:
615
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
615

Round trip?