Distance from Detroit, MI to Anchorage, AK

Distance

3,924 mi

Time

3 days 4 hours

Gas Cost

$287 - $558

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There are 2,978.10 miles from Detroit to Anchorage in northwest direction and 3,924 miles (6,315.07 kilometers) by car, following the 97 route.

Detroit and Anchorage are 3 days 4 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Detroit, MI to Anchorage, AK.

Please note the time difference between Detroit, MI and Anchorage, AK is 4 hours. The current time in Detroit is 4:33 am and the current time in Anchorage is 12:33 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 181.67 gallons of gas to cover the route between Detroit, MI and Anchorage, AK.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Detroit to Anchorage is $465.06.

During the route, an average car will release 3,559.20 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Detroit, MI and Anchorage, AK

If you want to meet halfway between Detroit, MI and Anchorage, AK or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 54.439864 and -116.762838, or 54º 26' 23.5104" N, 116º 45' 46.2168" W. This location is 1,961.99 miles away from Detroit, MI and Anchorage, AK and it would take approximately 1 day 14 hours to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Madison, WI, Saint Paul, MN, Minneapolis, MN and Fargo, ND.


Best Hotels In or Near Anchorage, AK

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Detroit, MI

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

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Detroit and Anchorage

Detroit

Light rain tomorrow, with temperatures peaking at 50°F on Saturday.

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Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind
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21% Rain probability 40% Rain probability 23% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 4% Rain probability
14 222 degrees 13 232 degrees 7 305 degrees 8 244 degrees 11 220 degrees

Anchorage

Light snow (1–2 in.) today and Tuesday, with temperatures falling to 9°F next Sunday.

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Snow Partly cloudy day Snow Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
19° 15° 15° 17° 12° 10° 13°
83% Rain probability 25% Rain probability 37% Rain probability 25% Rain probability 15% Rain probability
5 7 degrees 7 13 degrees 2 39 degrees 2 34 degrees 4 14 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Detroit, MI and Anchorage, AK in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 2,978.10 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi
Driving distance 3,924 mi 4.83 km 2.61 nautical mi

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