Distance from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC

Distance

529 mi

Time

8 hours 11 mins

Gas Cost

$36 - $70

There are 394.34 miles from Detroit to Washington in southeast direction and 529 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC route.

Detroit and Washington are 8 hours 11 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Detroit, MI to Washington, DC.

Detroit, MI and Washington, DC are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 3:44 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 24.49 gallons of gas to cover the route between Detroit, MI and Washington, DC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Detroit to Washington is 58.04.

During the route, an average car will release 479.82 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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From $14

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From $18

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Weather in Detroit, MI and Washington, DC

Detroit, MI

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 82°F on Saturday.

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67% 74% 39% 67% 67%
9 67 degrees 5 47 degrees 6 292 degrees 3 122 degrees 6 210 degrees

Washington, DC

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 84°F on Sunday.

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66° 59° 79° 60° 77° 59° 80° 60° 84° 65°
74% 75% 5% 4% 80%
8 69 degrees 3 139 degrees 11 272 degrees 2 153 degrees 4 152 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Detroit, MI and Washington, DC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 394.34 mi 634.63 km 342.67 nautical mi
Driving distance 529 mi 851.34 km 459.69 nautical mi

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