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Cheap flights from San Diego to Detroit (SAN - DTT)

The best prices from San Diego to Detroit All airports are usually found in August or July, booked 17 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Diego to Detroit

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to DTT flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.

SAN - DTT

Price

$159 - $405

DTT

Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

DTT

Precipitation

1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 46% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$159

From San Diego to Detroit (DTT)

One-way from

$71

One-way flight from San Diego to Detroit (DTT)

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

Users have found that flying from San Diego to Detroit on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 28% by booking at least 17 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 San Diego to Detroit within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $282.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Detroit?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Detroit. Flights to Detroit from San Diego in August are about $296 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $113.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Detroit (SAN - DTT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Diego to Detroit in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 50% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Detroit in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SAN to DTT flights for January, February
Feb 1 - Feb 8
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 46m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

13h 58m
$108

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 16 - Feb 23
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 12m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

12h 57m
$116

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 23 - Mar 2
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

14h 41m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

12h 17m
$118

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

San Diego to Detroit 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from San Diego found for this year
Feb 1 - Feb 8
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 46m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

13h 58m
$108

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Mar 23 - Apr 6
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

11h 21m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

14h 33m
$111

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Apr 6 - Apr 12
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

6h 27m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

7h 01m
$114

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Non-stop flights to Detroit from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Detroit direct flight deals
Apr 28 - May 4
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 18m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 01m
$237

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Apr 25 - Apr 29
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 18m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 01m
$238

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Apr 27 - May 4
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 18m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 01m
$239

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Last minute flights from San Diego to Detroit

Late deals on return flights to Detroit from San Diego, departing today and this week
Feb 1 - Feb 8
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 46m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

13h 58m
$108

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 31 - Feb 1
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

14h 35m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

13h 58m
$121

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 1 - Feb 4
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 46m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

8h 57m
$122

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

One-way flights to Detroit All airports from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Detroit
Feb 8
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 43m
$47

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 1
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 46m
$51

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 12
SAN

San Diego

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 14m
$53

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Detroit flights.

What airports do I use to fly from San Diego to Detroit?

Booking a flight from San Diego (SAN) to Detroit All airports (DTT) is your only option if you wish to fly from San Diego to Detroit. On a typical day, there are 2 flights from San Diego to All airports, all of which are around 4h 07m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 6 airlines when you book a flight from San Diego to Detroit.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Detroit for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $111, but on average you can expect to pay $127.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Detroit for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Detroit under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Detroit is less than $280.

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

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

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Detroit, with prices starting at $111. You may be able to fly from San Diego to Detroit for 62% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from San Diego to Detroit?

Before booking your flight to Detroit from San Diego, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: KLM (92%), Delta (89%), Virgin Atlantic( 89%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Detroit?

While on average a flight from San Diego to Detroit is generally $480, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $60. When looking at the most popular route, (San Diego - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), you can expect to pay $116 for that flight.

Can I fly to Detroit from San Diego right now?

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

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

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

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

Can I fly back to San Diego from Detroit?

Returning to San Diego 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 San Diego.

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

Alternative routes for San Diego to Detroit

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from San Diego to Detroit

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Detroit choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$105
Average$210
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$123
Average$352
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$149
Average$268
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$182
Average$369
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$321
Average$508
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Detroit

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego to Detroit
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
55%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Diego to Detroit

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to Detroit
Sunday2daily flights
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday2daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday1daily flight