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Distance between Harrisburg, PA (MDT) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Harrisburg to Detroit (Harrisburg International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 371 miles / 596 kilometers / 322 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Harrisburg (MDT) to Detroit (DTW) is 477 miles / 768 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Harrisburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 370.512 miles
  • 596.281 kilometers
  • 321.966 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
  • 369.759 miles
  • 595.070 kilometers
  • 321.312 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Harrisburg and Detroit.

Time Difference

Harrisburg, PA

 EDT

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 80 kg (175 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Harrisburg (MDT) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
371
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
371

Round trip?