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

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The best prices from Detroit to New York are usually found in April or March, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

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

DTT - NYC
Price
$155 - $223
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.6 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$155

From Detroit to New York

One-way from

$43

One-way flight from Detroit to New York

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 Detroit to New York?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 19%.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to New York, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $229 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $301.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from Detroit. Users have commonly found prices around $235 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $62. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Detroit to New York in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 16% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Detroit to New York in February, March 2021

12 Mar - 23 Mar
$89pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
10 Mar - 11 Mar
$91pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
13 Mar - 20 Mar
$94pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to New York 2021 flight deals

14 Apr - 28 Apr
$71pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Apr - 28 Apr
$72pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
16 Apr - 18 Apr
$73pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to New York from Detroit

14 May - 16 May
$85pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
13 Mar - 20 Mar
$94pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
12 Mar - 19 Mar
$97pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to New York

2 Mar - 9 Mar
$101pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4 Mar - 6 Mar
$106pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Mar - 11 Mar
$107pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to New York from Detroit

6:38 am - 8:30 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 52m
DTW - LGA
American Airlines
1:00 am - 6:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 50m
DTW - EWR
Multiple Airlines
$53
Gotogate
2:31 pm - 2:31 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
24h 00m
DTW - EWR
Frontier
$55
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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit to New York due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Detroit and New York for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Detroit to New York to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Detroit to New York include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Delta, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to New York for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $71, but on average you can expect to pay $87.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to New York under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to New York is less than $106.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to New York for under $200?

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

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

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Thursday, Friday.

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

Per day, 26 flights depart from Detroit to New York on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 65% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 35% of flight departures

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than New York?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in New York is generally hotter than in Detroit. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Detroit to New York?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines fly from Detroit to New York in about 1h 33m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance from Detroit to New York is about 489 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit to New York round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($71), American Airlines ($85), and Frontier ($88) offers the cheapest pricing from Detroit to New York. Spirit Airlines is 62% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Detroit to New York are Spirit Airlines ($36), Frontier ($38), and American Airlines ($43).

Alternative routes for Detroit to New York

Destination information for New York

Flight duration
1h 59m
Average temperature for February in New York
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for February in New York
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 5 airlines flying from Detroit to New York

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$74 $220 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$97 $260 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$103 $302 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$96 $306 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$121 $322 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to New York

Morning 6 AM to noon 63% of DTT to NYC departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 28% of DTT to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 8% of DTT to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTT to NYC departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to New York
Sunday
29 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
23 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
38 daily flights
Friday
28 daily flights
Saturday
19 daily flights
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