Distance from Detroit, MI to Erie, PA

Distance

275 mi

Time

5 hours 16 mins

Gas Cost

$20 - $38

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There are 152.10 miles from Detroit to Erie in east direction and 275 miles (442.57 kilometers) by car, following the I-90 route.

Detroit and Erie are 5 hours 16 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 (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 7:22 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 12.72 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 $31.81.

During the route, an average car will release 249.26 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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 41.388215 and -82.197082, or 41º 23' 17.574" N, 82º 11' 49.4952" W. This location is 137.40 miles away from Detroit, MI and Erie, PA and it would take approximately 2 hours 38 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 47 mins to go from Detroit to Amherst and 2 hours 41 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 172.96 miles from Detroit, MI and 103.11 miles from Erie, PA. It would take 3 hours 20 mins to go from Detroit to Cleveland and 2 hours to go from Erie to Cleveland.

Major Cities Along the Route

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


Best Hotels In or Near Erie, PA

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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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From $28

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Weather in Detroit and Erie

Detroit

Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 45°F on Saturday.

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Rain Wind Wind Wind Partly cloudy day
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92% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 67% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 12% Rain probability
13 162 degrees 19 213 degrees 16 243 degrees 13 213 degrees 11 256 degrees

Erie

Light rain today through Sunday, with temperatures falling to 47°F on Saturday.

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Rain Wind Rain Wind Partly cloudy day
70° 61° 61° 50° 50° 45° 60° 43° 60° 48°
80% Rain probability 79% Rain probability 71% Rain probability 56% Rain probability 40% Rain probability
16 158 degrees 19 196 degrees 22 214 degrees 16 206 degrees 16 217 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 244.78 km 132.17 nautical mi
Driving distance 275 mi 442.57 km 238.97 nautical mi

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