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Distance between Miami, FL (MIA) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Miami to Detroit (Miami International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 1145 miles / 1843 kilometers / 995 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Miami (MIA) to Detroit (DTW) is 1360 miles / 2188 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Miami?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1145.061 miles
  • 1842.798 kilometers
  • 995.031 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
  • 1147.724 miles
  • 1847.083 kilometers
  • 997.345 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 Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″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 Miami and Detroit.

Time Difference

Miami, FL

 EDT

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Miami (MIA) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
1145
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1145

Round trip?