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

DTT — NYC
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Detroit All airports to New York are usually found in February or January, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to NYC flight in 2023: compare Detroit to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.

DTT - NYC

Price

$146 - $237

NYC

Temperature

33.8 - 77 °F

NYC

Rainfall

2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip from$146From Detroit (DTT) to New York (NYC)
One-way from$37One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to New York (NYC)

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

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 15% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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 52 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 53% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $224 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $313.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from Detroit. Users have commonly found prices around $206 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $80. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in November.

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

When flying from Detroit to New York, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 17% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to New York in January, February 2023

The best prices found for DTT to NYC flights for January, February
Feb 26 - Mar 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 11m
$82

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 22 - Mar 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 51m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 10m
$84

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 22 - Feb 23
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 13m
$85

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Detroit to New York 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Detroit found for this year
Mar 2 - Mar 12
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 51m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 08m
$78

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 26 - Mar 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 11m
$82

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 4 - Mar 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 10m
$83

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Cheap JetBlue flights from Detroit to New York

Feb 22 - Feb 23
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 54m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 07m
$138

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 17 - Feb 20
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 42m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 10m
$168

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 11 - Feb 25
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

4h 15m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 10m
$172

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

  • JetBlue is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from Detroit to New York. Flights from JetBlue traveling this route typically cost $314.53 RT. This price is typically 44% more expensive than other airlines that offer Detroit to New York flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $119. The most popular departure airport in Detroit when flying to New York is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting New York is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. When flying from Detroit to New York, JetBlue flights are 22% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Delta flights from Detroit to New York

Feb 15 - Feb 22
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 59m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 20m
$148

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 27 - Mar 15
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

1h 59m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 09m
$174

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 1 - Mar 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

2h 09m
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 20m
$178

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Detroit to New York is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $235.20 RT. This price is typically 63% cheaper than other airlines that offer Detroit to New York flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $96. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is the most common Detroit airport to take off from when flying to New York. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in New York. When flying from Detroit to New York, Delta flights are 18% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to New York from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to New York direct flight deals
Mar 2 - Mar 12
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 51m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 08m
$78

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 26 - Mar 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 11m
$82

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 4 - Mar 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 10m
$83

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Last minute flights from Detroit to New York

Late deals on return flights to New York from Detroit, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 9
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 48m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 10m
$91

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1 - Feb 14
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 48m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 11m
$92

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 1 - Mar 23
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 52m
LGA

New York LaGuardia

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

2h 09m
$93

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

One-way flights to New York from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to New York
Feb 13
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
$37

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 4
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 51m
$40

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 23
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

1h 54m
$41

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Reviews of Airlines Servicing New York

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Plenty of leg room, courteous and efficient staff, good food. To be improved: boarding was very slow. Also, it should be possible to lift the arm rests in Premium Economy to lie down when no other passengers are seated in one’s row.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Plenty of leg room, courteous and efficient staff, good food. To be improved: boarding was very slow. Also, it should be possible to lift the arm rests in Premium Economy to lie down when no other passengers are seated in one’s row.

JetBlue
7.6
Good
363 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Plenty of leg room, courteous and efficient staff, good food. To be improved: boarding was very slow. Also, it should be possible to lift the arm rests in Premium Economy to lie down when no other passengers are seated in one’s row.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Plenty of leg room, courteous and efficient staff, good food. To be improved: boarding was very slow. Also, it should be possible to lift the arm rests in Premium Economy to lie down when no other passengers are seated in one’s row.

Sun Country Air
7.6
Good
71 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Plenty of leg room, courteous and efficient staff, good food. To be improved: boarding was very slow. Also, it should be possible to lift the arm rests in Premium Economy to lie down when no other passengers are seated in one’s row.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Plenty of leg room, courteous and efficient staff, good food. To be improved: boarding was very slow. Also, it should be possible to lift the arm rests in Premium Economy to lie down when no other passengers are seated in one’s row.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to New York flights.

What are the best ways to get to the airports in Detroit and New York?

The best thing about taking flights to New York from Detroit is that there are plenty of airport choices in the New York area that will get you close to your final destination in this large geographic location. The airport that you will use in the Detroit area is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) and you can get to the airport quite quickly and conveniently from downtown Detroit aboard the Southeast Michigan SMART number 261 bus in about one hour. When you arrive in the New York area the three choices of airports to use are Newark International Airport (EWR), John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).

Which airlines fly directly from Detroit to New York?

Because both Detroit and New York are very large metropolitan areas within the United States you will find that there are a number of direct flight options between the two locations and several airlines that offer these direct flights. Some of the airlines that offer direct service between these two locations include Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Airlines, American Airlines, and JetBlue.

What are the stopover options between Detroit to New York?

On flights on the route between Detroit and New York, you are going to find that the quickest and most cost-effective options for travel are on the nonstop flights offered to all three of the major airports in the New York area from the airport in Detroit. If by chance you are looking to break up your trip a little bit and would like to make a stop along the way there are some options for this as well. If you are flying to either John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) or New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) there is a one-stop flight on American Airlines that has a layover at Charlotte Douglas (CLT) that will add about three hours to your travel time.

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

Since both Detroit and New York City are located in the United States, passengers that want to travel on flights to New York from Detroit do not need a visa and they will not need a passport to make trips on these flights. One important thing the travelers should remember about flying on this route or any other domestic route is that in the near future airlines will require that you present a REAL ID to make flights on trips such as this. Also, remember that on these flights you can only bring aboard one carry-on bag and one personal bag such as a laptop bag or a purse.

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

Located just 0.6 mi from the city center, Detroit All airports is the airport most travelers will use when flying to New York from Detroit. Booking flights from All airports (DTT) to New York should be relatively easy as there are 75 daily outbound flights to New York from 8 different airlines.

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta, 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 $78, but on average you can expect to pay $90.

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 $90.

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

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

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Thursday, Friday.

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

Travelers can expect 3 flights from Detroit to New York on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 67% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit to New York?

A quick flight from Detroit to New York can take about 1h 51m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $78. Airlines will cover a distance of 510 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to New York, with prices starting at $78. You may be able to fly from Detroit to New York for 62% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

When deciding which route to take from Detroit to New York consider Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Newark, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - New York John F Kennedy Intl or Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - New York LaGuardia as they are the most popular.

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

Before booking your flight from Detroit to New York check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Detroit to New York consider choosing China Eastern (94%), KLM (79%) or American Airlines (75%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to New York?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Detroit to New York? While on average our users pay $339, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $69. The most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Newark), is priced around $97.

Alternative routes for Detroit to New York

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Top 7 airlines flying from Detroit to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to New York 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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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$67Average$172FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$96Average$235FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$119Average$315FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$122Average$243FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$124Average$303FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$311Average$386FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to New York
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
39%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
21%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Detroit to New York

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to New York
Sunday69daily flights
Monday81daily flights
Tuesday81daily flights
Wednesday87daily flights
Thursday86daily flights
Friday78daily flights
Saturday46daily flights
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