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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from West Palm Beach to Detroit (Palm Beach International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 1086 miles / 1748 kilometers / 944 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1086.243 miles
  • 1748.139 kilometers
  • 943.920 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
  • 1088.667 miles
  • 1752.040 kilometers
  • 946.026 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 Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and Detroit.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach
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West Palm Beach, FL

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (326 pounds).

Airport information


A Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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

West Palm Beach to Detroit flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1086

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