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Cheap flights from Detroit to San Francisco International (DTT - SFO)

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The best prices from Detroit to San Francisco International are usually found in April or May, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to San Francisco International (SFO)

DTT - SFO
Price
$377 - $420
Popular in December High demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest in April Best time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop
Round-trip from $377 From Detroit to San Francisco International
One-way from $62 One-way flight from Detroit to San Francisco International
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 San Francisco International?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 10% on the overall cost on flights from Detroit to San Francisco International.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 44 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Detroit to San Francisco International 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $117, or $137 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to San Francisco International?

Flights from Detroit to San Francisco International lean towards being more expensive in April. Prices are generally better when you fly from Detroit to San Francisco International in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $61.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to San Francisco International (DTT - SFO)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 28% on flights from Detroit to San Francisco International by exploring options for tickets in the noon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to San Francisco International in August, September 2020

The best prices found for DTT to SFO flights for August, September
27 Jul - 31 Jul
$138pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
17 Aug - 23 Aug
$148pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
17 Aug - 20 Aug
$151pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to San Francisco International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco International from Detroit found for this year
27 Jul - 31 Jul
$138pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1 Sep - 5 Sep
$140pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
17 Aug - 23 Aug
$148pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to San Francisco International from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to San Francisco International direct flight deals
10 Sep - 28 Sep
$277pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
20 Aug - 22 Aug
$293pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
21 Oct - 28 Oct
$297pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to San Francisco International

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco International from Detroit, departing today and this week
27 Jul - 31 Jul
$138pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23 Jul - 24 Jul
$152pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
27 Jul - 2 Aug
$157pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to San Francisco International from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to San Francisco International
7:47 am - 2:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
9h 13m
DTW - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$62
FlightNetwork
7:47 am - 6:15 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
25h 28m
DTW - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$69
Kiwi.com
7:47 am - 2:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
9h 23m
DTW - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$100
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to San Francisco International

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit to San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to San Francisco International for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $138, but on average you can expect to pay $161.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to San Francisco International under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to San Francisco International is less than $328.

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

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

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Detroit. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Alternative routes for Detroit to San Francisco International

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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to San Francisco International

Evening 6 PM to midnight 87% of DTT to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 12% of DTT to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of DTT to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of DTT to SFO departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to San Francisco International
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights