# Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Fort Myers, FL (RSW)

Flight distance from Detroit to Fort Myers (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Southwest Florida International Airport) is 1084 miles / 1745 kilometers / 942 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Fort Myers (RSW) is 1283 miles / 2065 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 21 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Fort Myers.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).

## How far is Fort Myers from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1084.353 miles
• 1745.096 kilometers
• 942.277 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
• 1086.892 miles
• 1749.184 kilometers
• 944.484 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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Fort Myers.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Fort Myers (RSW).

Distance:
1084
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1084

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