Shortest distance between Detroit and Sterling Heights is 17.21 miles (27.7 km).
Flight distance from Detroit, MI to Sterling Heights, MI is 17.21 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 02 minutes.
The driving distance from Detroit, Michigan to Sterling Heights, Michigan is: 23.02 miles (37.04 km) by car.
Driving from Detroit to Sterling Heights will take approximately 00 hours 33 minutes.
The distance between Detroit and Sterling Heights is 37 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 24 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 Sterling Heights. The current time is 03:31:58.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||00 hours 46 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||00 hours 34 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||00 hours 27 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||00 hours 23 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||00 hours 19 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||00 hours 18 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||00 hours 17 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 3.07 liters (0.81 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Detroit and Sterling Heights.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Detroit to Sterling Heights is $3.33 (diesel $3.94).
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 July 06, 2022.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Detroit and Sterling Heights (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.