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).
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.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (256 pounds).
Kansas City to Detroit flight path
Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Kansas City (MCI) → Detroit (DTW).