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How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Detroit (DTW)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to DTW flight in 2022: compare New York to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.
NYC - DTW
Price
$136 - $305
DTW
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
DTW
Rainfall
1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$136

From New York (NYC) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way from

$59

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (NYC - DTW)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

To save up to 65% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 29 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from $247 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $350 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in November. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from New York in August are about $208 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $94.

Cheap flights from New York to Detroit in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to DTW flights for May, June
3 Jun - 7 Jun
$135pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
10 Jun - 11 Jun
$136pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
2 Jun - 6 Jun
$138pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York to Detroit 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from New York found for this year
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$125pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
3 Jun - 7 Jun
$135pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
10 Jun - 11 Jun
$136pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Non-stop flights to Detroit from New York

Save time with New York to Detroit direct flight deals
9 Jun - 14 Jun
$123pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$125pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
3 Jun - 7 Jun
$135pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Last minute flights from New York to Detroit

Late deals on round-trip flights to Detroit from New York, departing today and this week
3 Jun - 7 Jun
$135pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
1 Jun - 5 Jun
$136pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
2 Jun - 6 Jun
$138pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

One-way flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Detroit
8:59 am - 10:59 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 00m
LGA - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$59
Gotogate
8:59 am - 10:59 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 00m
LGA - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$60
Gotogate
5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
2h 00m
LGA - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$63
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Detroit

What airport do you fly into for flights to Detroit from New York?

Located just 17.3 mi from the city center, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Detroit from New York. Booking flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) should be relatively easy as there are 71 daily inbound flights from New York from 9 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines flying from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $125, but on average you can expect to pay $150.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is less than $147.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport on average per day?

Per day, 11 flights depart from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

For as low as $125, Spirit Airlines can have you in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from New York in 2h 01m. There are 510 mi between New York and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, with prices starting at $125. Spirit Airlines is 38% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

While on average a flight from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is generally $227, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $98. When looking at the most popular route, (Newark - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), you can expect to pay $188 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Most travelers choose Newark - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County or New York LaGuardia - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County when deciding on the best route from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Consider Air France (91%), Delta (91%) or LATAM Airlines (90%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

The most popular airlines flying from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport are American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Detroit (DTW)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Detroit from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County within the United States

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Detroit?

Returning to New York from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Detroit

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Detroit

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Detroit.
Flight duration from New York to DTW
1h 52m
Average temperature for May in Detroit
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Detroit
3.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 7 airlines flying from New York to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Detroit choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$55 $177 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$96 $225 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$98 $249 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$107 $292 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$122 $309 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$214 $344 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from New York to Detroit

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Detroit.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of NYC to DTW departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 26% of NYC to DTW departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 20% of NYC to DTW departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 8% of NYC to DTW departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to Detroit
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Detroit.
Sunday
60 daily flights
Monday
85 daily flights
Tuesday
81 daily flights
Wednesday
80 daily flights
Thursday
75 daily flights
Friday
71 daily flights
Saturday
46 daily flights