Cheap flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (PDX - DTW) from $99

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
PDX — DTW
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are usually found in April or March, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Portland to Detroit

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Portland (PDX) to Detroit (DTW). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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Round-trip from

$232

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$128
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From Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
One-way flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Travelers have found that booking a Thursday departure is the best way to save up to 19% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 55 days in advance, which can save you up to 198% on flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 55 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $266. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $639.

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

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from Portland. Prices for January average $602 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $254. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a January flight can save you 15% on your journey compared to booking in December

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from PDX to DTW?

It’s optimal to fly from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 54% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap Portland to Detroit flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Portland to Detroit specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Portland to Detroit in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 7/2311:30 amPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 02mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/308:09 amDTW - PDX
2 stops27h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$153
Tue 7/2311:30 amPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 02mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/308:09 amDTW - PDX
1 stop9h 45mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$158
Tue 7/25:20 amPDX - DTW
1 stop12h 23mSpirit Airlines
Wed 7/106:10 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop8h 31mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$164
Wed 7/248:32 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop13h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/138:09 amDTW - PDX
1 stop15h 52mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$165
Tue 7/236:28 pmPDX - DTW
2 stops31h 34mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/308:09 amDTW - PDX
1 stop9h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$170
Tue 7/25:20 amPDX - DTW
1 stop12h 23mSpirit Airlines
Sat 7/133:43 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop7h 25mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$174
Tue 7/2311:43 amPDX - DTW
1 stop14h 20mFrontier
Sat 8/310:00 amDTW - PDX
1 stop9h 34mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$178
Tue 7/911:43 amPDX - DTW
1 stop14h 11mMultiple Airlines
Sat 7/133:43 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop7h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$183
Sat 7/205:15 amPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 57mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/2310:07 amDTW - PDX
1 stop7h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$186

Portland to Detroit 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Portland and Detroit in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Portland to Detroit in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Wed 8/286:52 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop7h 11mSpirit Airlines
Sat 9/148:46 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop7h 31mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$140
Wed 8/285:15 amPDX - DTW
1 stop16h 02mMultiple Airlines
Sat 9/1410:45 amDTW - PDX
1 stop9h 13mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$144
Thu 8/155:15 amPDX - DTW
1 stop16h 02mSpirit Airlines
Tue 8/278:41 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop14h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$147
Thu 8/226:52 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop7h 11mSpirit Airlines
Tue 8/2710:46 amDTW - PDX
1 stop16h 31mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$148
Wed 8/141:57 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop7h 20mSpirit Airlines
Tue 8/278:41 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop14h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$151
Tue 7/2311:30 amPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 02mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/308:09 amDTW - PDX
2 stops27h 41mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/11$153
Tue 7/2311:30 amPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 02mSpirit Airlines
Tue 7/308:09 amDTW - PDX
1 stop9h 45mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$158
Wed 8/141:57 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop7h 20mSpirit Airlines
Mon 8/268:41 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop14h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$159
Thu 8/225:15 amPDX - DTW
1 stop16h 02mSpirit Airlines
Mon 8/268:41 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop14h 36mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/13$160

Portland to Detroit flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Portland to Detroit for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Portland to Detroit departing last-minute. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Sun 6/233:53 pmPDX - DTW
2 stops9h 41mFrontier
Wed 7/1010:29 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop12h 19mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$219
Sun 6/234:02 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 32mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/106:10 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop8h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$236
Sun 6/233:53 pmPDX - DTW
2 stops9h 41mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/106:10 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop8h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$241
Sun 6/234:02 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 32mFrontier
Wed 7/1010:29 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop12h 19mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$248
Thu 6/204:02 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 28mFrontier
Wed 6/266:36 amDTW - PDX
2 stops11h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$292
Thu 6/204:02 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 28mFrontier
Thu 6/277:17 amDTW - PDX
1 stop13h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$296
Sun 6/234:02 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 32mMultiple Airlines
Sun 6/309:49 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop29h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$312
Thu 6/2010:16 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 48mMultiple Airlines
Wed 6/261:48 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop8h 33mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$315
Thu 6/204:02 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop9h 28mFrontier
Fri 6/211:48 pmDTW - PDX
1 stop10h 42mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$318

One-way flights to Detroit from Portland

Search for one-way flight options from Portland to Detroit. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Portland to Detroit. For those needing a return trip from Portland, there is a search form available above.
Mon 9/94:06 pmPDX - DTW
2 stops10h 52mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$99
Mon 7/810:21 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 51mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$104
Thu 7/119:39 amPDX - DTW
2 stops12h 47mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$106
Thu 8/16:37 pmPDX - DTW
2 stops30h 53mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$108
Thu 7/1112:56 amPDX - DTW
1 stop6h 57mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$110
Sat 6/2910:58 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop11h 00mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$113
Tue 6/259:05 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop28h 56mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$115
Tue 6/255:41 pmPDX - DTW
2 stops32h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$120
Sun 9/85:38 pmPDX - DTW
1 stop18h 53mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 6/12$121

Find flights from Portland to Detroit within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Portland to Detroit that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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Sun 7/14

1 stop25h 08m

$225

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1 stop12h 23m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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1 stop27h 07m

$226

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Portland

Thu 7/11

1 stop9h 36m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Wed 7/17

1 stop16h 05m

$227

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Wed 7/10

1 stop10h 12m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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1 stop23h 20m

$228

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Portland

Tue 7/23

2 stops31h 34m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 7/26

1 stop22h 46m

$229

PortlandDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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Portland

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1 stop28h 56m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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1 stop15h 55m

$230

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Portland

Wed 8/14

2 stops11h 43m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sun 8/25

2 stops11h 16m

$231

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PDX - DTW

PDXDTW

Portland

Thu 7/11

2 stops30h 53m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sun 7/14

1 stop25h 08m

$232

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PDXDTW

Portland

Thu 7/25

1 stop6h 32m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 7/29

1 stop15h 30m

$265

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Portland to Detroit. Price data was last updated on May 31, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 58 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Portland to Detroit

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Temperature and rainfall in Detroit by month

Plan your trip to Detroit by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 24.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Detroit

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Detroit. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Detroit. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Portland to Detroit, such as Frontier, Spirit Airlines and United Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
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Very good
9,272 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

7.3
Good
579 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,272 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Great airline! I would fly with them again. Overall, very positive experience along every step of the way. I was so jazzed they offer direct flights from Denver to Anchorage! Great customer service.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $225, but on average you can expect to pay $234.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $700 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport under $700. A good price for a nonstop flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is less than $793.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $300?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport within the next 7 days for less than $300.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport round-trip?

    Our cheapest airline available from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $225 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Spirit Airlines, starting at $226. Users have found that Frontier is 59% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport one-way?

    $99 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Frontier and Sun Country Air, with prices starting from $104 and $128, respectively.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

    No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport consider choosing KLM (89%), Air France (89%) or Delta (89%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

    The cheapest flight price from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is $165. On average you can expect to pay $680. The most popular route, (Portland - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), can usually be booked for $123.

  • What does PDX to DTW mean?

    PDX stands for Portland Airport, while DTW stands for Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Portland to Detroit that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Portland to Detroit flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Portland to Detroit with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Portland to Detroit flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Portland to Detroit that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Portland to Detroit flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Portland to Detroit.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Portland to Detroit?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Portland to Detroit by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Portland to Detroit that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Portland to Detroit offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Portland to Detroit?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Portland to Detroit flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight deals updated?

    The Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/13.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (average of $223). Flying from Portland to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of $301). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 7 airlines flying from Portland to Detroit

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Sun Country AirCheapest$127Average$164FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%
FrontierCheapest$153Average$255FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$155Average$263FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
United AirlinesCheapest$354Average$571FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
American AirlinesCheapest$392Average$525FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$393Average$494FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
DeltaCheapest$516Average$723FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A

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