Distance from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI

Distance

286 mi

Time

4 hours 24 mins

Gas Cost

$20 - $38

There are 240.35 miles from Indianapolis to Detroit in northeast direction and 286.48 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI route.

Indianapolis and Detroit are 4 hours 24 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI.

Indianapolis, IN and Detroit, MI are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 9:43 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.26 gallons of gas to cover the route between Indianapolis, IN and Detroit, MI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Indianapolis to Detroit is 31.83.

During the route, an average car will release 259.85 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Weather in Indianapolis, IN and Detroit, MI

Indianapolis, IN

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 71°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Clear day
80° 67° 83° 67° 78° 60° 73° 58° 71° 57°
52% 76% 11% 41% 10%
3 283 degrees 7 216 degrees 10 248 degrees 10 257 degrees 8 284 degrees

Detroit, MI

Light rain today through Friday, with temperatures bottoming out at 65°F on Wednesday.

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May 27
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May 28
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May 29
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May 30
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May 31
Rain Rain Rain Rain Partly cloudy day
73° 58° 73° 57° 73° 59° 68° 56° 65° 54°
56% 72% 43% 34% 16%
4 85 degrees 5 144 degrees 13 240 degrees 13 245 degrees 13 262 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Indianapolis, IN and Detroit, MI in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 240.35 mi 386.80 km 208.86 nautical mi
Driving distance 286.48 mi 461.04 km 248.94 nautical mi

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