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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 January or December, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

DTT - CHI
Price
$136 - $205
CHI
Temperature
33.8 - 84.2 °F
CHI
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.3 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Average price $179 Average for round-trip flights in April 2020
Round-trip from $136 From Detroit to Chicago

Cheap flights from Detroit to Chicago in April 2020

The best prices found for DTW to ORD flights for April
6 Apr - 9 Apr
$49pp
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
20 Apr - 28 Apr
$65pp
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
10 Apr - 13 Apr
$69pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Detroit found for this year
14 May - 17 May
$49pp
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
17 May - 19 May
$75pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$82pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Chicago direct flight deals
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$84pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
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
1 Apr - 8 Apr
$49pp
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
2 Apr - 6 Apr
$62pp
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
6 Apr - 9 Apr
$65pp
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

One-way flights to Chicago from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Chicago
4:21 am - 4:39 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 18m
DTW - ORD
Delta
$42
Delta
4:21 am - 4:39 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 18m
DTW - ORD
Delta
$89
Delta
4:20 pm - 4:42 pm
Delta
Nonstop
1h 22m
DTW - ORD
Delta
$129
Delta

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 19m
Average temperature for April in Chicago
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for April in Chicago
2.3 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Chicago
Sunday
64 daily flights
Monday
82 daily flights
Tuesday
83 daily flights
Wednesday
65 daily flights
Thursday
77 daily flights
Friday
75 daily flights
Saturday
36 daily flights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Chicago

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit to Chicago due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Detroit and Chicago for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Chicago for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $49, but on average you can expect to pay $61.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Chicago for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Detroit to Chicago under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Chicago is less than $90.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Chicago for under $100?

There are currently just 3 open flights from Detroit to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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 68 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.

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 236 flights depart from Detroit to Chicago per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 9% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 38% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 35% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 18% 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.