Average driving speed: 62.7 mph
Kilometers per hour: 100.9 km/h
This is based on typical traffic conditions for this route.
How long is the drive from DTW to CLT? The total driving time is 10 hours, 31 minutes.
Your trip begins at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Detroit, Michigan. It ends at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, North Carolina.
If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from DTW to CLT.
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Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between DTW and CLT.
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