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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Salina, KS (SLN)

Flight distance from Detroit to Salina (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Salina Regional Airport) is 788 miles / 1268 kilometers / 685 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Salina (SLN) is 924 miles / 1487 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Salina Regional Airport (SLN).

How far is Salina from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 788.133 miles
  • 1268.378 kilometers
  • 684.869 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
  • 786.416 miles
  • 1265.614 kilometers
  • 683.377 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 Salina Regional Airport
City: Salina, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLN
ICAO Code: KSLN
Coordinates: 38°47′27″N, 97°39′7″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Salina, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Salina (SLN).

Distance:
788
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
788

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