Distance from Auburn, AL to DTW Airport


803 mi


12 hours 30 mins

Gas Cost

$48 - $94

There are 673.84 miles from Auburn to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) in north direction and 803 miles (1,292.30 kilometers) by car, following the I-75 N route.

Auburn and DTW Airport are 12 hours 30 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from Auburn, AL to DTW Airport. The halfway point is Lily, KY.

Please note the time difference between Auburn, AL and DTW Airport is 1 hour. The current time in Auburn is 10:30 am and the current time in DTW Airport is 11:30 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 32.24 gallons of gas to cover the route between Auburn, AL and DTW Airport.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Auburn to DTW Airport is $68.03.

During the route, an average car will release 631.64 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.

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Halfway Point Between Auburn, AL and DTW Airport

If you want to meet halfway between Auburn, AL and DTW Airport or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 37.072212 and -84.109283, or 37º 4' 19.9632" N, 84º 6' 33.4188" W. This location is 401.38 miles away from Auburn, AL and DTW Airport and it would take approximately 6 hours 15 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Lily, KY, situated 395 miles from Auburn, AL and 413 miles from DTW Airport. It would take 6 hours 16 mins to go from Auburn to Lily and 6 hours 31 mins to go from DTW to Lily.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Dayton, OH,Atlanta, GA,Lexington, KY, and Cincinnati, OH.

Weather in Auburn and DTW

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Auburn, AL and DTW Airport:


Mixed precipitation today through Friday.

Nov 29
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Rain Rain Clear day Clear day Cloudy
61° 51° 61° 32° 45° 28° 55° 25° 55° 29°
92% Rain probability 69% Rain probability 5% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 21% Rain probability
8 124 degrees 12 293 degrees 7 290 degrees 2 35 degrees 7 104 degrees


Mixed precipitation tomorrow through Thursday.

Nov 29
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Dec 1
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Dec 3
Partly cloudy day Snow Snow Clear day Rain
50° 31° 40° 29° 34° 27° 39° 30° 37° 23°
8% Rain probability 91% Rain probability 78% Rain probability 17% Rain probability 45% Rain probability
9 220 degrees 13 333 degrees 13 297 degrees 12 274 degrees 7 212 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Auburn, AL

Planning on renting a car to go from Auburn, AL to DTW Airport? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Auburn, AL:


Small cars

From $14


Intermediate cars

From $18


Full-size cars

From $24



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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Auburn, AL and DTW Airport in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 673.84 mi 1,084.43 km 585.55 nautical mi
Driving distance 803 mi 1,291.93 km 697.59 nautical mi

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