Distance from Detroit, MI to Erie, PA

Distance

271 mi

Time

4 hours 18 mins

Gas Cost

$19 - $36

Report an error

There are 152.10 miles from Detroit to Erie in east direction and 271 miles (436.13 kilometers) by car, following the I-90 route.

Detroit and Erie are 4 hours 18 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Detroit, MI to Erie, PA. The halfway point is Amherst, OH.

Detroit, MI and Erie, PA are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 2:59 pm.

Any questions or tips to share?

Share with fellow travellers any question or tips about the route from Detroit, MI to Erie, PA:



Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 12.54 gallons of gas to cover the route between Detroit, MI and Erie, PA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Detroit to Erie is $30.36.

During the route, an average car will release 245.77 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

Best Hotels In or Near Erie, PA

Do you have where to stay when you arrive to Erie, PA? Check out our hotel recommendations:


Halfway Point Between Detroit, MI and Erie, PA

If you want to meet halfway between Detroit, MI and Erie, PA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.385002 and -82.195938, or 41º 23' 6.0072" N, 82º 11' 45.3768" W. This location is 135.48 miles away from Detroit, MI and Erie, PA and it would take approximately 2 hours 9 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Amherst, OH, situated 142.73 miles from Detroit, MI and 135.77 miles from Erie, PA. It would take 2 hours 20 mins to go from Detroit to Amherst and 2 hours 17 mins to go from Erie to Amherst.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Detroit, MI and Erie, PA is Cleveland, OH, situated 172.89 miles from Detroit, MI and 103.11 miles from Erie, PA. It would take 2 hours 48 mins to go from Detroit to and 1 hour 40 mins to go from Erie to Cleveland.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Toledo, OH.



Lowest Price Rental Cars in Detroit, MI

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

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


Compare rental car prices in Detroit »

Weather in Detroit and Erie

Detroit

Light rain today through Wednesday.

Mon
Feb 24
Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27
Fri
Feb 28
Rain Rain Rain Cloudy Partly cloudy day
44° 30° 40° 34° 38° 27° 28° 21° 29° 20°
64% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 91% Rain probability 21% Rain probability 16% Rain probability
5 190 degrees 11 42 degrees 10 351 degrees 15 280 degrees 12 283 degrees

Erie

Mixed precipitation tomorrow through Saturday.

Mon
Feb 24
Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27
Fri
Feb 28
Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Snow Snow
45° 34° 42° 36° 47° 31° 32° 25° 27° 23°
16% Rain probability 88% Rain probability 89% Rain probability 50% Rain probability 50% Rain probability
8 197 degrees 12 61 degrees 11 178 degrees 23 268 degrees 21 274 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Detroit, MI and Erie, PA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 152.10 mi 244.79 km 132.18 nautical mi
Driving distance 271 mi 436.06 km 235.46 nautical mi

Road Trip Tips