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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Houston to Detroit (William P. Hobby Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 1092 miles / 1758 kilometers / 949 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1092.129 miles
  • 1757.611 kilometers
  • 949.034 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
  • 1092.677 miles
  • 1758.493 kilometers
  • 949.510 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Detroit is 1 hour. Detroit is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (345 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B 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

Map

Houston to Detroit flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Detroit (DTW).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1092

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