Distance from Detroit, MI to Birmingham, AL

Distance

726 mi

Time

13 hours 39 mins

Gas Cost

$53 - $103

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There are 642.08 miles from Detroit to Birmingham in southwest direction and 726 miles (1,168.38 kilometers) by car, following the I-65 route.

Detroit and Birmingham are 13 hours 39 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Detroit, MI to Birmingham, AL. The halfway point is Glenview, KY.

Please note the time difference between Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL is 1 hour. The current time in Detroit is 12:41 am (Nov 24) and the current time in Birmingham is 11:41 pm (Nov 23).

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 33.60 gallons of gas to cover the route between Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Detroit to Birmingham is $86.01.

During the route, an average car will release 658.22 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL

If you want to meet halfway between Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.287262 and -85.644897, or 38º 17' 14.1432" N, 85º 38' 41.6292" W. This location is 362.84 miles away from Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL and it would take approximately 6 hours 49 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 Glenview, KY, situated 358.19 miles from Detroit, MI and 372.99 miles from Birmingham, AL. It would take 7 hours 4 mins to go from Detroit to Glenview and 6 hours 53 mins to go from Birmingham to Glenview.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL is Louisville, KY, situated 362.09 miles from Detroit, MI and 365.67 miles from Birmingham, AL. It would take 7 hours 6 mins to go from Detroit to and 6 hours 40 mins to go from Birmingham to Louisville.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Cincinnati, OH, and Nashville, TN.

Best Hotels In or Near Birmingham, AL

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Detroit, MI

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Detroit and Birmingham

Detroit

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 51°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Wind Fog Partly cloudy day Wind
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13% Rain probability 21% Rain probability 41% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
8 227 degrees 13 211 degrees 10 282 degrees 8 276 degrees 10 220 degrees

Birmingham

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 69°F on Tuesday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
59° 34° 65° 39° 67° 42° 63° 41° 65° 35°
16% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 10% Rain probability
4 6 degrees 1 149 degrees 2 298 degrees 5 3 degrees 1 104 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Detroit, MI and Birmingham, AL in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 642.08 mi 1,033.33 km 557.95 nautical mi
Driving distance 726 mi 1,168.38 km 630.88 nautical mi

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