Cheap flights from Houston to Detroit (HOU - DTT)

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The best prices from Houston to Detroit All airports are usually found in August or January, booked 16 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (HOU) to Detroit (DTT)

All the information you need to plan the best HOU to DTT flight in 2021: compare Houston to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.
HO1 - DTT
Price
$116 - $308
DTT
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
DTT
Precipitation
1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$116

From Houston to Detroit (DTT)

One-way from

$64

One-way flight from Houston to Detroit (DTT)

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 Houston to Detroit (HO1 - DTT)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 38% on flights from Houston to Detroit by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 31% by booking at least 16 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Houston to Detroit within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $163.

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Detroit from Houston with a flight ticket averaging about $197. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $110. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May.

Cheap flights from Houston to Detroit in December, January 2022

The best prices found for HOU to DTT flights for December, January
18 Jan - 7 Feb
$65pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
15 Jan - 18 Jan
$67pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
15 Jan - 18 Jan
$70pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Detroit 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Houston found for this year
14 Dec - 18 Jan
$82pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
14 Dec - 18 Jan
$101pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
14 Dec - 18 Jan
$120pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Detroit from Houston

Save time with Houston to Detroit direct flight deals
18 Jan - 7 Feb
$65pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
15 Jan - 18 Jan
$67pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
15 Jan - 18 Jan
$70pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Detroit

Late deals on round-trip flights to Detroit from Houston, departing today and this week
14 Dec - 18 Jan
$82pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
14 Dec - 18 Jan
$101pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
14 Dec - 18 Jan
$120pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to All airports from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Detroit
3:00 am - 6:43 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 43m
IAH - DTW
United Airlines
$64
United
1:27 am - 12:45 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 18m
IAH - DTW
American Airlines
6:59 am - 1:49 am
Frontier
1 Stop
17h 50m
IAH - DTW
Frontier
$91
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to Detroit

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

Detroit All airports (DTT) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Houston to Detroit. You should not have trouble finding flights to All airports from Houston; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Houston per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 6 airlines have flights to the Detroit airport from Houston. It is only a 0.6 mi journey from All airports (DTT) to Detroit’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Houston to Detroit that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Detroit for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $65, but on average you can expect to pay $86.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to Detroit under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to Detroit is less than $137.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Houston to Detroit within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Houston to Detroit round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($65), offers the cheapest pricing from Houston to Detroit. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 66% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $36. Users have also found prices from $64 and $70 on United Airlines and Frontier, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to Detroit?

While on average a flight from Houston to Detroit is generally $245, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $16. When looking at the most popular route, (Houston Hobby - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), you can expect to pay $65 for that flight.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Spirit Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Houston to Detroit.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Detroit, MI

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Detroit from Houston?

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

Most visitors from Houston need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Detroit.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Houston are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

Do I need a test to fly back to Houston from Detroit?

Returning to Houston from Detroit

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Houston.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering Houston.

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Alternative routes for Houston 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 Houston to Detroit.
Flight duration from Houston to DTT
2h 53m
Average temperature for December in Detroit
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Detroit
3.0 ″

Airports servicing Houston

George Bush Intcntl (IAH)

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 5 airlines flying from Houston to Detroit All airports

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston 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
Spirit Airlines
$62 $180 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$62 $197 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$83 $262 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$83 $274 No cancel fee 69%
Frontier
$148 $244 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Houston to Detroit

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards Detroit.
Morning 6 AM to noon 44% of HOU to DTT departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 43% of HOU to DTT departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 10% of HOU to DTT departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 3% of HOU to DTT departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to Detroit
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to Detroit.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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