Cheap flights from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (SFO - DTW) from $110

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 7/1. 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.
SFO — DTW
jun. 25 — jul. 21

The best prices from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are usually found in October or September, booked 14 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Detroit

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) 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 junio 20, 2024.

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June

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Round-trip from

$233

One-way from

$112
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From San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
One-way flight from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 21% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save up to 71% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 26 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from $317 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $596 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from San Francisco in October are about $513 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $109.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 21% on airfare.

Cheap San Francisco to Detroit flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco 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 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on junio 20, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from San Francisco to Detroit in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
mié. 6/267:09 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
sáb. 6/296:00 amDTW - SFO
1 stop18h 59mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$262
mié. 7/107:11 pmSFO - DTW
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lun. 7/156:20 amDTW - SFO
2 stops12h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$263
mar. 7/912:58 amSFO - DTW
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lun. 7/156:20 amDTW - SFO
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Deal found 6/19$264
dom. 7/1412:59 amSFO - DTW
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vie. 7/196:15 amDTW - SFO
1 stop21h 29mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$266
mar. 7/3012:58 amSFO - DTW
1 stop17h 20mFrontier
mié. 8/710:18 pmDTW - SFO
1 stop11h 25mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$268
dom. 7/1412:59 amSFO - DTW
1 stop7h 35mFrontier
vie. 7/266:15 amDTW - SFO
1 stop21h 29mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$269
mié. 7/3112:59 amSFO - DTW
1 stop13h 42mFrontier
lun. 8/56:20 amDTW - SFO
2 stops12h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$272
mié. 7/318:22 pmSFO - DTW
2 stops29h 23mFrontier
mié. 8/710:18 pmDTW - SFO
1 stop28h 41mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$273
vie. 7/511:59 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop6h 25mMultiple Airlines
sáb. 7/136:00 amDTW - SFO
1 stop21h 44mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$274

San Francisco to Detroit 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and Detroit in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from San Francisco to Detroit in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
mié. 7/3110:33 amSFO - DTW
1 stop15h 29mFrontier
lun. 8/126:20 amDTW - SFO
2 stops12h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$151
mié. 7/107:11 pmSFO - DTW
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mié. 7/1710:18 pmDTW - SFO
1 stop11h 25mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$158
mié. 7/1710:33 amSFO - DTW
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mié. 7/2410:18 pmDTW - SFO
1 stop28h 41mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$161
mié. 7/107:11 pmSFO - DTW
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jue. 7/187:17 amDTW - SFO
1 stop20h 27mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$162
lun. 8/56:14 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop7h 16mFrontier
lun. 8/126:20 amDTW - SFO
2 stops12h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$163
mié. 7/3112:03 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop13h 59mFrontier
lun. 8/126:20 amDTW - SFO
2 stops12h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$164
lun. 7/1512:18 pmSFO - DTW
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jue. 7/187:17 amDTW - SFO
1 stop20h 27mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$165
mar. 7/1610:33 amSFO - DTW
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mar. 7/2310:08 amDTW - SFO
1 stop16h 50mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$168
mié. 8/77:01 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop7h 01mFrontier
lun. 8/126:20 amDTW - SFO
2 stops12h 20mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$169

San Francisco to Detroit flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from San Francisco to Detroit departing last-minute. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
mié. 6/267:09 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
sáb. 6/296:00 amDTW - SFO
1 stop18h 59mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$262
mar. 6/2510:17 amSFO - DTW
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vie. 7/126:35 amDTW - SFO
2 stops9h 14mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$263
mar. 6/258:25 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop29h 36mFrontier
mar. 7/96:32 amDTW - SFO
1 stop21h 12mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$279
mar. 6/2512:22 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop13h 43mFrontier
mié. 6/266:13 pmDTW - SFO
1 stop15h 34mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$293
mar. 6/2512:59 amSFO - DTW
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sáb. 6/296:00 amDTW - SFO
1 stop21h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$295
mié. 6/267:09 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
vie. 6/2811:57 amDTW - SFO
1 stop15h 12mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$303
sáb. 6/298:36 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop28h 58mMultiple Airlines
mié. 7/312:05 pmDTW - SFO
1 stop13h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$306
jue. 6/2712:22 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop13h 08mFrontier
vie. 6/2811:57 amDTW - SFO
1 stop15h 12mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$308
mar. 6/2512:22 pmSFO - DTW
2 stops25h 49mFrontier
jue. 7/117:17 amDTW - SFO
1 stop17h 42mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$311

One-way flights to Detroit from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from San Francisco to Detroit. For those needing a return trip from San Francisco, there is a search form available above.
lun. 7/16:08 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop7h 53mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$110
lun. 8/129:23 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop9h 31mJetBlue
Deal found 6/19$112
mar. 7/910:33 amSFO - DTW
1 stop15h 21mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$113
vie. 7/196:08 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop7h 22mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$115
mar. 7/912:03 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop13h 51mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$117
mar. 7/28:25 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop29h 36mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$118
sáb. 8/316:18 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop7h 48mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$125
mié. 6/267:09 pmSFO - DTW
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$128
sáb. 8/310:24 amSFO - DTW
1 stop8h 14mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$129

Find flights from San Francisco to Detroit within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Francisco 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

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mié. 7/31

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mié. 7/10

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$158

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$161

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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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$162

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$163

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lun. 7/29

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$224

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1 stop15h 32m

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$270

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San Francisco

vie. 10/25

1 stop14h 11m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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$301

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Francisco to Detroit. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 14 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 San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight should consider departing on Saturday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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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 junio 20, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from San Francisco to Detroit, see what other customers have to say about Frontier, JetBlue and Sun Country Air. 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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9,296 reviews

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8.6

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7.9

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7.3

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Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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7.9

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Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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8.6

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7.9

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Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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8.6

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7.9

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7.3

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1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Detroit?

    You will need to book a flight from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County if you want to fly from San Francisco to Detroit. At least 8 different airlines have flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) on a regular basis. There are 7 flights to Detroit from the San Francisco airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from SFO to DTW to be around 4h 24m.

  • Can I find flights from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $151, but on average you can expect to pay $170.

  • Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is less than $481.

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

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

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport round-trip from $151. Frontier is 70% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $110 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include JetBlue from $112 and Sun Country Air from $143 one-way.

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

    Consider KLM (93%), Virgin Atlantic (92%) or China Eastern (92%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.

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

    Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport? While on average our users pay $929, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $128. The most popular route (San Francisco - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), is priced around $200.

  • What does SFO to DTW mean?

    This is defined as San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW). Codes like Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Detroit with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Detroit that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from San Francisco to Detroit?

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Detroit that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Detroit?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight deals updated?

    The San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

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

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

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (average of $223). Flying from San Francisco to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of $300). 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 8 airlines flying from San Francisco to Detroit

Discover the top 8 airlines that operate flights from San Francisco to Detroit. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$87Average$234FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
FrontierCheapest$120Average$274FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
Sun Country AirCheapest$130Average$218FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%
JetBlueCheapest$219Average$334FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
United AirlinesCheapest$261Average$519FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$302Average$544FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
American AirlinesCheapest$335Average$512FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
DeltaCheapest$408Average$639FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A

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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Detroit

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36%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Detroit

Explore weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Detroit. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
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