Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Salt Lake City to Detroit (Salt Lake City International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 1481 miles / 2384 kilometers / 1287 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1481.362 miles
  • 2384.021 kilometers
  • 1287.268 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
  • 1477.555 miles
  • 2377.895 kilometers
  • 1283.960 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 Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 3 hours 18 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Detroit is 2 hours. Detroit is 2 hours ahead of Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City
Detroit

Salt Lake City, UT

 MDT

Detroit, MI

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

Airport information


A Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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

Salt Lake City to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Detroit (DTW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1481
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1481

Round trip?