Distance from SEA Airport to DTW Airport

Distance

2,368 mi

Time

1 day 10 hours

Gas Cost

$191 - $372

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There are 1,921.70 miles from Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) in east direction and 2,368 miles (3,810.93 kilometers) by car, following the I-90 route.

SEA Airport and DTW Airport are 1 day 10 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from SEA Airport to DTW Airport. The halfway point is Rapid City, SD.

Please note the time difference between SEA Airport and DTW Airport is 3 hours. The current time in SEA Airport is 11:23 am and the current time in DTW Airport is 2:23 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 109.64 gallons of gas to cover the route between SEA Airport and DTW Airport.

The estimated cost of gas to go from SEA Airport to DTW Airport is $310.28.

During the route, an average car will release 2,148.07 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between SEA Airport and DTW Airport

If you want to meet halfway between SEA Airport and DTW Airport or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 44.108337 and -103.225090, or 44º 6' 30.0132" N, 103º 13' 30.324" W. This location is 1,184.12 miles away from SEA Airport and DTW Airport and it would take approximately 17 hours to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city to the halfway point is Rapid City, SD, situated 1195.08 miles from SEA Airport and 1176.76 miles from DTW Airport. It would take 17 hours 25 mins to go from SEA to Rapid City and 16 hours 43 mins to go from DTW to Rapid City.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Billings, MT,Spokane, WA,Bellevue, WA,Renton, WA,Kent, WA, and Sioux Falls, SD.

Best Hotels In or Near DTW Airport

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in SEA Airport

Planning on renting a car to go from SEA Airport to DTW Airport? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near SEA Airport:

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


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Weather in SEA and DTW

SEA

No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 78°F on Friday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
90° 62° 82° 61° 78° 57° 82° 57° 84° 58°
1% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 1% Rain probability 2% Rain probability
2 292 degrees 4 221 degrees 4 216 degrees 1 322 degrees 2 6 degrees

DTW

Rain tomorrow and Tuesday, with high temperatures falling to 77°F tomorrow.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
89° 67° 77° 70° 83° 70° 82° 65° 82° 60°
11% Rain probability 98% Rain probability 40% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
6 236 degrees 8 182 degrees 6 307 degrees 6 44 degrees 3 85 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between SEA Airport and DTW Airport in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,921.70 mi 3,092.67 km 1,669.91 nautical mi
Driving distance 2,368 mi 3,811.29 km 2,057.94 nautical mi

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