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Distance between Kansas City, MO (MCI) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Kansas City to Detroit (Kansas City International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 629 miles / 1012 kilometers / 546 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Kansas City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 628.535 miles
  • 1011.530 kilometers
  • 546.182 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
  • 627.186 miles
  • 1009.357 kilometers
  • 545.009 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (256 pounds).

Airport information


A Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″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

Kansas City to Detroit flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
629

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