How far is Detroit from Pontiac?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Detroit and Pontiac is 24.65 miles (39.67 km).

Flight distance from Detroit, MI to Pontiac, MI is 24.65 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 03 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Detroit, Michigan to Pontiac, Michigan is: 31.2 miles (50.21 km) by car.

Driving from Detroit to Pontiac will take approximately 00 hours 32 minutes.

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#1 Detroit

Most populous city in Michigan, United States; county seat of Wayne County

Population 665369
GPS Coordinates 42°19'53"N 83°2'45"W
Latitude 42.3314300
Longitude -83.0457500
Altitude 183
Country United States
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#2 Pontiac

City in Oakland County, Michigan, USA

Population 58911
GPS Coordinates 42°38'20"N 83°17'28"W
Latitude 42.6389200
Longitude -83.2910500
Altitude 281
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Detroit and Pontiac

The distance between Detroit and Pontiac is 50 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 33 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Detroit and Pontiac. The current time is 21:36:12.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 46 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 37 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 31 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 26 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 24 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 23 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 4.17 liters (1.1 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Detroit and Pontiac.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Detroit to Pontiac is $4.52 (diesel $5.34).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 19, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Detroit and Pontiac (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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