How far is Detroit from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Detroit. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 453.331 miles
- 729.566 kilometers
- 393.934 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
- 452.391 miles
- 728.053 kilometers
- 393.117 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 Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 21 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Detroit.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (203 pounds).
Philadelphia to Detroit flight path
Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Detroit (DTW).