Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Detroit (DTT)

CHI — DTT
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Chicago to Detroit All airports are usually found in December or April, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Detroit (DTT)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to DTT flight in 2023: compare Chicago to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.

CHI - DTT

Price

$230 - $297

DTT

Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

DTT

Rainfall

1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 9% potential price rise
Cheapest inDecemberBest time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from$230From Chicago (CHI) to Detroit (DTT)
One-way from$74One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Detroit (DTT)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Detroit?

Departing on a Wednesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 30% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Detroit?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Detroit at least 40 days early can save you up to 52% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 40 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Detroit for as little as $285 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $378 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Detroit?

Our data shows that December tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Detroit from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $270 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $179. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Detroit (CHI - DTT)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Detroit is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 5% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Detroit in January, February 2023

The best prices found for CHI to DTT flights for January, February
Feb 4 - Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 39m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 38m
$115

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

6h 33m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
$116

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 1 - Feb 3
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 36m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 47m
$117

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Chicago to Detroit 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Chicago found for this year
Feb 4 - Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 39m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 38m
$115

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

6h 33m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
$116

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 1 - Feb 3
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 36m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 47m
$117

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Chicago to Detroit

Feb 10 - Feb 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 04m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
$116

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 04m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
$117

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 7 - Feb 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

16h 47m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

15h 35m
$120

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap Delta flights from Chicago to Detroit

Feb 22 - Mar 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 21m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 22m
$152

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 21 - Feb 23
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 21m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 28m
$167

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 16 - Feb 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 21m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 35m
$179

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Non-stop flights to Detroit from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Detroit direct flight deals
Feb 22 - Feb 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 19m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$152

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 22 - Feb 22
MDW

Chicago Midway

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 16m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MDW

Chicago Midway

Nonstop

1h 23m
$152

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 21 - Feb 23
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 21m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 28m
$167

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Last minute flights from Chicago to Detroit

Late deals on return flights to Detroit from Chicago, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 39m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

11h 38m
$115

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1 - Feb 3
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 36m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

12h 47m
$117

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 4 - Feb 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 39m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

14h 26m
$120

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Detroit from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Detroit
Mar 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

19h 42m
$43

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Jan 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

19h 25m
$50

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Jan 31
MDW

Chicago Midway

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

25h 56m
$50

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Detroit

Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was a bit mediocre, however crew was were very nice and seating was decent. Flight was delayed an hour and baggage was delayed about 45 minutes on arrival in Rome.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was a bit mediocre, however crew was were very nice and seating was decent. Flight was delayed an hour and baggage was delayed about 45 minutes on arrival in Rome.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was a bit mediocre, however crew was were very nice and seating was decent. Flight was delayed an hour and baggage was delayed about 45 minutes on arrival in Rome.

Southwest
7.5
Good
932 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was a bit mediocre, however crew was were very nice and seating was decent. Flight was delayed an hour and baggage was delayed about 45 minutes on arrival in Rome.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was a bit mediocre, however crew was were very nice and seating was decent. Flight was delayed an hour and baggage was delayed about 45 minutes on arrival in Rome.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,999 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Food was a bit mediocre, however crew was were very nice and seating was decent. Flight was delayed an hour and baggage was delayed about 45 minutes on arrival in Rome.

Related info for your journey

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

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

If you book a flight to Detroit from Chicago, you will be flying to All airports, which is the city’s only airport. Detroit All airports (DTT) is located 0.6 mi from the center of Detroit. There are 47 flights from Chicago to All airports per day from 9 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Detroit have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Chicago to Detroit have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Detroit for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $116, but on average you can expect to pay $136.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Detroit under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Detroit is less than $190.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Detroit for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Detroit within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Detroit?

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

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

On average 10 flights depart from Chicago to Detroit per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 30% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 30% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 40% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Detroit?

For as low as $116, Spirit Airlines can have you in Detroit from Chicago in 1h 21m. The distance from Chicago to Detroit is about 235 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Detroit round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Detroit is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $116 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and American Airlines, starting at $152 and $160 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Chicago to Detroit for 57% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Detroit one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to Detroit are Frontier ($43), Spirit Airlines ($58), and United Airlines ($76).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Detroit?

Before booking your flight from Chicago to Detroit check out the most popular airlines for this route: Train, Bus or Undisclosed Carrier.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Detroit?

Consider Endeavor Airlines (100%), Royal Jordanian (89%) or Korean Air (87%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Detroit.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Detroit?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Detroit? While on average our users pay $383, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $76. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), is priced around $116.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Detroit

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Top 4 airlines flying from Chicago to Detroit

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Detroit choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$24FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$109Average$259FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$120Average$284FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$124Average$243FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Detroit

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Detroit
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
24%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
58%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Detroit

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Detroit
Sunday45daily flights
Monday54daily flights
Tuesday49daily flights
Wednesday54daily flights
Thursday61daily flights
Friday56daily flights
Saturday16daily flights
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