Distance from Detroit to Chicago (United States)

The distance between Detroit, Michigan and Chicago, Illinois is 385 kilometers (239 miles)

Country: United States

Region: Michigan

City: Detroit

Country: United States

Region: Illinois

City: Chicago

Travel time

Mode Estimated time
Bicycle 1-2 days
Motorcycle 12-14 hours
Car 8-10 hours
Helicopter 1-2 hours
Airplane 30-45 minutes
Speed Time
30 km/h
60 km/h
90 km/h
120 km/h

Detroit, United States

Local time:

Coordinates: 42.3314° N 83.0458° W


Nearby airports:
  • Detroit City Airport (DET)
  • Windsor Airport (YQG)
  • Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)
  • Selfridge Air National Guard Base (MTC)
  • Willow Run Airport (YIP)

Chicago, United States

Local time:

Coordinates: 41.85° N 87.6501° W


Nearby airports:
  • Chicago Meigs Airport (CGX)
  • Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
  • Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD)
  • Gary Chicago International Airport (GYY)
  • Chicago Executive Airport (PWK)

Other distances from Detroit

Distance between cities Kilometers
From Detroit to New York City 775 km
From Detroit to Los Angeles 3,192 km
From Detroit to Chicago 385 km
From Detroit to Houston 1,778 km
From Detroit to Phoenix 2,721 km

Other distances from Chicago

Distances between cities Kilometers
From Chicago to New York City 1,149 km
From Chicago to Los Angeles 2,807 km
From Chicago to Houston 1,510 km
From Chicago to Phoenix 2,338 km
From Chicago to Philadelphia 1,072 km

Cities within similar distances

The following list contains the cities of United States that are at equal or similar distances as between Detroit and Chicago.

From To Distance (kilometers)
Duque de Caxias, Brazil Campinas, Brazil 385 km
Cúcuta, Colombia Montería, Colombia 383 km
Indianapolis, United States Detroit, United States 387 km
Cúcuta, Colombia Medellín, Colombia 383 km
Buenos Aires, Argentina Mar del Plata, Argentina 383 km
San Antonio, United States Fort Worth, United States 383 km
Columbus, United States Washington, United States 388 km
Memphis, United States Washington, United States 388 km
Baltimore, United States Washington, United States 382 km
Tegucigalpa, Honduras Belmopan, Belize 388 km
Dallas, United States Tulsa, United States 381 km
The Bronx, United States Washington, United States 380 km
Indianapolis, United States Washington, United States 390 km
Manhattan, United States Washington, United States 390 km
Madrid, Spain Sevilla, Spain 390 km
Ottawa, Canada Washington, United States 380 km
San Antonio, United States Arlington, United States 390 km
Jacksonville, United States Washington, United States 391 km
São Paulo, Brazil Juiz de Fora, Brazil 391 km

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