# Distance between Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Pittsburgh to Detroit (Pittsburgh International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 201 miles / 324 kilometers / 175 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Detroit (DTW) is 263 miles / 423 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 35 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Pittsburgh to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

## How far is Detroit from Pittsburgh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 201.059 miles
• 323.573 kilometers
• 174.715 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
• 200.806 miles
• 323.167 kilometers
• 174.496 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 Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″W

B Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: 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 Pittsburgh and Detroit.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 55 kg (120 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Pittsburgh (PIT) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
201
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
201

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