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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Wichita Falls, TX (SPS)

Flight distance from Detroit to Wichita Falls (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Wichita Falls Regional Airport) is 999 miles / 1607 kilometers / 868 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Detroit (DTW) to Wichita Falls (SPS) is 1141 miles / 1837 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Wichita Falls.

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS).

How far is Wichita Falls from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 998.807 miles
  • 1607.423 kilometers
  • 867.939 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
  • 997.762 miles
  • 1605.742 kilometers
  • 867.031 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Detroit and Wichita Falls is 1 hour. Wichita Falls is 1 hour behind Detroit.

Time Difference

Detroit, MI

 EST

Wichita Falls, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (332 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Wichita Falls (SPS).

Distance:
999
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
999

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