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Distance between State College, PA (SCE) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from State College to Detroit (University Park Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 300 miles / 484 kilometers / 261 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from State College?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.493 miles
  • 483.597 kilometers
  • 261.121 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
  • 299.826 miles
  • 482.524 kilometers
  • 260.542 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 University Park Airport (SCE) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between State College and Detroit.

Time Difference

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (147 pounds).

Airport information


A University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″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

State College to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between University Park Airport (SCE) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

State College (SCE) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
300

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