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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Detroit (Sioux Gateway Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 667 miles / 1074 kilometers / 580 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Detroit (DTW) is 774 miles / 1245 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Detroit.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 667.085 miles
  • 1073.569 kilometers
  • 579.681 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
  • 665.329 miles
  • 1070.743 kilometers
  • 578.155 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and Detroit is 1 hour. Detroit is 1 hour ahead of Sioux City.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (266 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
667
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
667

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