Cheap flights from New York to Detroit (NYC - DTT)

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The best prices from New York to Detroit All airports are usually found in August or March, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to DTT flight in 2021: compare New York to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.
NYC - DTT
Price
$156 - $284
DTT
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
DTT
Precipitation
1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$156

From New York (NYC) to Detroit (DTT)

One-way from

$35

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Detroit (DTT)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Detroit?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday 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 New York to Detroit?

Find a great deal and save up to 65% by booking at least 29 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 New York to Detroit within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $247.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Detroit (NYC - DTT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New York to Detroit in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 14% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Detroit?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Detroit from New York. Prices for August average $208 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $94. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November. Opting for a August flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in August

Cheap flights from New York to Detroit in October, November 2021

The best prices found for NYC to DTT flights for October, November
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$64pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$65pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
27 Oct - 30 Oct
$66pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Detroit 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from New York found for this year
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$64pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$65pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
27 Oct - 30 Oct
$66pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Detroit from New York

Save time with New York to Detroit direct flight deals
15 Nov - 18 Nov
$77pp
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
13 Nov - 17 Nov
$78pp
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 Nov - 2 Nov
$79pp
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
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$64pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$65pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
27 Oct - 30 Oct
$66pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to All airports from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Detroit
5:25 pm - 7:18 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
1h 53m
LGA - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$35
Gotogate
3:41 am - 5:32 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
1h 51m
LGA - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$38
Gotogate
4:50 am - 6:41 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
1h 51m
LGA - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$39
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Detroit</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Detroit

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

Detroit All airports (DTT), located 0.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from New York to Detroit. 6 airlines have flights to All airports from New York on a regular basis. Booking flights from New York to Detroit All airports should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 57 inbound flights from New York per day.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Detroit for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $64, but on average you can expect to pay $73.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Detroit under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Detroit is less than $89.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to Detroit?

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

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

On average 3 flights depart from New York to Detroit per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York to Detroit?

Spirit Airlines can get you from New York to Detroit in just under 5h 19m. Your travel time can differ by up to . There are 510 mi between New York and Detroit.

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

Currently priced at $64, Spirit Airlines will fly you from New York to Detroit and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. This flight start at 69% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Detroit?

Before booking your flight to Detroit from New York, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: China Eastern (100%), Air France (96%), LATAM Airlines( 95%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Detroit?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $140. While the most popular route (Newark - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) can be booked for $72 on average our data indicates $319 when flying from New York to Detroit

What are the most popular routes from New York to Detroit?

The most popular route from New York to Detroit is Newark - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County. You may also consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County or New York LaGuardia - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

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

American Airlines, JetBlue and Delta are the most popular airlines when flying from New York to Detroit.

What airports serve New York to Detroit flights?

Going to Detroit from New York will be served best by either Liberty International Airport in Newark or LaGuardia Airport in Queens. Your flight will land at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. There are some direct flights that are under two hours of flight time. Other options will have you stopping somewhere on your way. The airport in Detroit, which has a code of DTW, serves many international flights, especially those coming in from Asia. It’s a hub for Delta Air Lines, the second largest one they use. It’s the busiest airport in the state of Michigan. It’s also one of the hubs of airlines that is the largest in the country. This airport serves international flights for over 30 countries.

Which airlines fly directly from New York to Detroit?

You’ll find there are plenty of options for direct flights into Detroit from New York. Delta offers several. They have flights taking off from Newark, LaGuardia, and Newburgh. Spirit Airlines flies from LaGuardia into Detroit. American Airlines has a few offered too.

What are the stopover options between New York to Detroit?

You can fly with Spirit Airlines and go through New Orleans or Myrtle Beach. The stops are an hour to two. JetBlue Airways offers flights from Newark or LaGuardia that stop in Boston. American Airlines flies through Philadelphia or Charlotte. Most of their stopovers are less than an hour in length. You can also go with United and fly through either Houston or Chicago. The travel times for these flights vary from just a few hours to around six hours.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from New York to Detroit?

You don’t need a passport or visa for this route. The flight is purely domestic. You only need a valid form of ID with a photo.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Detroit, MI

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Detroit.

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

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

Returning to New York from Detroit

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit 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 DTT
1h 55m
Average temperature for October in Detroit
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Detroit
2.9 ″

Airports servicing New York

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

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 5 airlines flying from New York to Detroit All airports

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
Spirit Airlines
$76 $241 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$96 $335 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$103 $326 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$120 $344 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$151 $286 No cancel fee 69%

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 42% of NYC to DTT departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 32% of NYC to DTT departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 18% of NYC to DTT departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 8% of NYC to DTT 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
65 daily flights
Monday
68 daily flights
Tuesday
54 daily flights
Wednesday
60 daily flights
Thursday
62 daily flights
Friday
64 daily flights
Saturday
30 daily flights
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