Distance from Charlotte, NC to Detroit, MI


624 mi


12 hours 5 mins

Gas Cost

$46 - $89

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There are 504.94 miles from Charlotte to Detroit in northwest direction and 624 miles (1,004.23 kilometers) by car, following the I-77 route.

Charlotte and Detroit are 12 hours 5 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Charlotte, NC to Detroit, MI. The halfway point is Syracuse, OH.

Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 11:51 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 28.89 gallons of gas to cover the route between Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Charlotte to Detroit is $73.96.

During the route, an average car will release 566 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

Halfway Point Between Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI

If you want to meet halfway between Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 39.024544 and -81.942879, or 39º 1' 28.3584" N, 81º 56' 34.3644" W. This location is 312.01 miles away from Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI and it would take approximately 6 hours 2 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Syracuse, OH, situated 327.22 miles from Charlotte, NC and 298.18 miles from Detroit, MI. It would take 6 hours 13 mins to go from Charlotte to Syracuse and 5 hours 59 mins to go from Detroit to Syracuse.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Columbus, OH, and Toledo, OH.

Best Hotels In or Near Detroit, MI

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Charlotte, NC

Planning on renting a car to go from Charlotte, NC to Detroit, MI? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Charlotte, NC:


Small cars

From $14


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From $18


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From $24



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Weather in Charlotte and Detroit


Light rain tomorrow through Friday, with temperatures falling to 49°F on Friday.

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Wind Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Cloudy
65° 38° 65° 40° 52° 30° 56° 31° 61° 46°
13% Rain probability 54% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 19% Rain probability 13% Rain probability
9 209 degrees 8 301 degrees 2 236 degrees 3 207 degrees 4 31 degrees


Mixed precipitation today and tomorrow, with temperatures bottoming out at 39°F on Wednesday.

Nov 18
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Nov 20
Nov 21
Nov 22
Rain Wind Wind Wind Partly cloudy day
51° 40° 39° 31° 43° 31° 48° 33° 39° 30°
99% Rain probability 52% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 17% Rain probability 3% Rain probability
1 267 degrees 14 301 degrees 14 229 degrees 14 238 degrees 5 289 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 504.94 mi 812.62 km 438.78 nautical mi
Driving distance 624 mi 1,004.23 km 542.24 nautical mi

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