Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit (WAS - DTT)

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The best prices from Washington, D.C. to Detroit All airports are usually found in July or August, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Detroit (DTT)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to DTT flight in 2022: compare Washington, D.C. to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.
WAS - DTT
Price
$134 - $249
DTT
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
DTT
Rainfall
1.8 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$134

From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Detroit (DTT)

One-way from

$113

One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) 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 Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Detroit. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Detroit from Washington, D.C.. Prices for July average $206 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $75. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 20% on your journey compared to booking in December

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

Find a great deal and save up to 46% by booking at least 27 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 Washington, D.C. to Detroit within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $226.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to Detroit (WAS - DTT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Washington, D.C. to Detroit in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 21% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit in May, June 2022

The best prices found for WAS to DTT flights for May, June
7 Jun - 8 Jun
$166pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
7 Jun - 11 Jun
$174pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
8 Jun - 13 Jun
$175pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Washington, D.C. to Detroit 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Washington, D.C. found for this year
17 Aug - 20 Aug
$118pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
24 Aug - 27 Aug
$118pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
17 Aug - 20 Aug
$118pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Non-stop flights to Detroit from Washington, D.C.

Save time with Washington, D.C. to Detroit direct flight deals
20 Aug - 27 Aug
$118pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
14 Sep - 28 Sep
$118pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
17 Aug - 20 Aug
$118pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit

Late deals on round-trip flights to Detroit from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
3 Jun - 7 Jun
$206pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
2 Jun - 7 Jun
$207pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
3 Jun - 6 Jun
$217pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to All airports from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit
2:30 am - 1:04 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
10h 34m
BWI - DTW
Spirit Airlines
$113
FlightNetwork
12:45 pm - 4:29 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 44m
BWI - DTW
Frontier
$117
Kiwi.com
4:00 am - 7:56 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
3h 56m
DCA - DTW
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Washington, D.C.</span> to <span class="emphasized">Detroit</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Washington, D.C. to Detroit

What airport do you fly into for flights to Detroit from Washington, D.C.?

Detroit All airports (DTT), located 0.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit. 7 airlines have flights to All airports from Washington, D.C. on a regular basis. Booking flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit All airports should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 40 inbound flights from Washington, D.C. per day.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Detroit have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $118, but on average you can expect to pay $134.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to Detroit is less than $150.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to Detroit for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Saturday.

How many flights depart from Washington, D.C. to Detroit on average per day?

2 flight departures from Washington, D.C. to Detroit per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

Departing from Washington, D.C. to Detroit will take you 1h 30m. The distance from Washington, D.C. to Detroit is about 385 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Detroit round-trip?

According to our current data, Delta ($118), United Airlines ($118), and American Airlines ($130) offers the cheapest pricing from Washington, D.C. to Detroit. Delta is currently priced 42% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. to Detroit one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $59 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $68 and Spirit Airlines from $83 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

The cheapest flight price from Washington, D.C. to Detroit is $81. On average you can expect to pay $316. The most popular route, (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), can usually be booked for $118.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

The most popular flight routes from Washington, D.C. to Detroit are Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County, Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County and Baltimore/Washington - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

What are the most reliable airlines from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

Consider Air Wisconsin (92%), Republic Airways (91%) or Mesa Airlines (89%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to Detroit.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Detroit?

Before booking your flight from Washington, D.C. to Detroit check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Detroit, MI

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Detroit from Washington, D.C.?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

Do I need a test to fly back to Washington, D.C. from Detroit?

Returning to Washington, D.C. from Detroit

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

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Destination information for Detroit

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington, D.C. to Detroit.
Flight duration from Washington, D.C. to DTT
1h 32m
Average temperature for May in Detroit
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Detroit
3.8 ″

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 4 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Detroit All airports

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. 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
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

American Airlines
$101 $262 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$103 $232 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$103 $226 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to Detroit

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. towards Detroit.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 45% of WAS to DTT departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 24% of WAS to DTT departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 22% of WAS to DTT departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 9% of WAS to DTT departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington, D.C. to Detroit
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington, D.C. to Detroit.
Sunday
31 daily flights
Monday
48 daily flights
Tuesday
44 daily flights
Wednesday
46 daily flights
Thursday
47 daily flights
Friday
41 daily flights
Saturday
26 daily flights
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