Distance from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI


There are 237 miles from Chicago and Detroit and 283 miles by car.

Chicago and Detroit are 4 hours 59 mins far apart (by car).

This is the best Chicago, IL - Detroit, MI route.

Distance conversions

Ever wondered how far is Detroit, MI from Chicago, IL? Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 237 mi 382 km 206 nautical mi
Driving distance 283 mi 455 km 246 nautical mi

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