Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Michigan

SFO — DTW
Oct 8 — Oct 151

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Michigan?

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Michigan, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $608 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $723.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Michigan?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Michigan from San Francisco average $553. You can even find prices in October for less than $553, as users have found deals to Michigan from as low as $251. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Michigan from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 47%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Michigan (SFO - MI)?

When flying from San Francisco to Michigan, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Michigan in October, November 2022

The best prices found for SFO to Michigan flights for October, November
Oct 29 - Nov 8
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

8h 39m
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Nov 12 - Dec 3
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

11h 05m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

12h 15m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Nov 2 - Nov 9
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 54m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 08m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

San Francisco to Michigan 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Michigan from San Francisco found for this year
Oct 29 - Nov 8
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

8h 39m
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Nov 12 - Dec 3
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

11h 05m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

12h 15m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Nov 1 - Nov 8
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

20h 01m
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Cheap Frontier flights from San Francisco to Michigan

Oct 29 - Nov 8
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

8h 39m
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Oct 29 - Oct 31
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 44m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 51m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Nov 2 - Nov 9
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 54m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 08m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from San Francisco to Michigan

Oct 24 - Oct 27
SFO

San Francisco

TVC

Traverse City Cherry Capital

1 stop

8h 10m
TVC

Traverse City Cherry Capital

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 38m
$458

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 28 - Oct 30
SFO

San Francisco

FNT

Flint Bishop

1 stop

14h 42m
FNT

Flint Bishop

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 01m
$467

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Oct 18 - Nov 1
SFO

San Francisco

FNT

Flint Bishop

1 stop

25h 34m
FNT

Flint Bishop

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 26m
$479

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Non-stop flights to Michigan from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Michigan direct flight deals
Nov 11 - Nov 14
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 26m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 15m
$498

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 21 - Oct 23
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 26m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 12m
$518

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Dec 24 - Jan 5
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 34m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 32m
$538

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Michigan

Late deals on return flights to Michigan from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Oct 12 - Oct 17
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 12m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 34m
$186

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 11 - Oct 17
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 00m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 51m
$205

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Oct 11 - Oct 17
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 00m
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

22h 59m
$206

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

One-way flights to Michigan from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Michigan
Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

8h 39m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Oct 28
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

19h 46m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Oct 14
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

18h 41m
$90

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/30/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Michigan flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Michigan?

For a flight from San Francisco to Michigan, you will be flying from San Francisco. San Francisco (SFO) is just 11.8 mi from the center of the city.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Michigan have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Michigan that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, United Airlines, 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 Francisco to Michigan for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Michigan for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $159, but on average you can expect to pay $173.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Michigan for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Michigan under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Michigan is less than $623.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Michigan for under $200?

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

What are the most popular routes from San Francisco to Michigan?

While some choose either San Francisco - Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl or San Francisco - Flint Bishop, San Francisco - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County is the most popular route from San Francisco to Michigan.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Michigan?

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Michigan.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Michigan?

Consider Korean Air (98%), Air France (98%) or Delta (98%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from San Francisco to Michigan.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Michigan?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $144. While the most popular route (San Francisco - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) can be booked for $200 on average our data indicates $888 when flying from San Francisco to Michigan.

Destination points for flights from San Francisco to Michigan

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Top 8 airlines flying from San Francisco to Michigan

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Michigan choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$128Average$331FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$128Average$237FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$135Average$423FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$217Average$665FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$266Average$676FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$296Average$644FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$338Average$708FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Michigan

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco to Michigan
38%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
40%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
15%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
7%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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