How far is Detroit from San Diego?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Diego and Detroit. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1956.139 miles
- 3148.101 kilometers
- 1699.839 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
- 1952.464 miles
- 3142.186 kilometers
- 1696.645 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 San Diego International Airport (SAN) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 4 hours 12 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Diego and Detroit is 3 hours. Detroit is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 224 kg (494 pounds).
San Diego to Detroit flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Diego (SAN) → Detroit (DTW).