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Cheap flights from Detroit to Chicago (DTT - CHI)

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The best prices from Detroit to Chicago are usually found in December or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

$210
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$180
$171
Price
$171 - $209
Temperature
34 - 84 °F
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches
Most popular in June High demand for flights, 5% potential price rise
Cheapest in December Best time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price $186 Price for this month
Cheapest price $171 From Detroit to Chicago

Cheap flights from Detroit to Chicago in January 2020

The best prices found for DTW to ORD flights for January
28 Jan - 29 Jan
$148pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 Jan - 2 Feb
$156pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
21 Jan - 28 Jan
$157pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Detroit found for this year
3 Mar - 10 Mar
$151pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Feb - 10 Mar
$167pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18 Feb - 23 Feb
$174pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Chicago direct flight deals
11 Feb - 12 Feb
$155pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
3 Feb - 5 Feb
$165pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Feb - 10 Mar
$167pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Detroit, departing today and this week
21 Jan - 28 Jan
$157pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
22 Jan - 25 Jan
$171pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23 Jan - 27 Jan
$185pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Alternative routes for Detroit to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Detroit to Chicago
Flight duration
1h 21m
Average temperature for January in Chicago
33.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Chicago
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Chicago
Sunday
23 daily flights
Monday
85 daily flights
Tuesday
81 daily flights
Wednesday
86 daily flights
Thursday
80 daily flights
Friday
86 daily flights
Saturday
16 daily flights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Chicago

What days are nonstop flights available from Detroit to Chicago?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Detroit to Chicago have been viewed 66 times in the past calendar month.

What percent of flights are delayed?

When booking remember that flights Detroit to Chicago are typically delayed by 72min. so prepare as needed.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

Generally, 1,530 passengers can be accommodated when flying from Detroit to Chicago on commercial airlines.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While looking for the best option consider American Eagle, Inc., our data currently shows that they have the cheapest flight available for the flight path. When traveling from Detroit to Chicago, generally 204 flights depart for this route daily.

How long does the flight from Detroit to Chicago take?

Your journey will take you approximately 2 hours. Your flight will cover a distance of about 142 miles.

How many flights depart from Detroit to Chicago on average per day?

On average 214 flights depart from Detroit to Chicago per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 37% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 39% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Chicago is typically the same as in Detroit. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.