Map of flight path from Tokyo to Detroit.
Shortest flight path between Narita International Airport (NRT) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).
How far is Detroit from Tokyo?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Tokyo and Detroit. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 6397.441 miles
- 10295.683 kilometers
- 5559.224 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
- 6382.836 miles
- 10272.179 kilometers
- 5546.533 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Tokyo and Detroit is 13 hours. Detroit is 13 hours behind Tokyo.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 771 kg (1 700 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Tokyo (NRT) → Detroit (DTW).