Cheap flights from Detroit to San Jose (DTW - SJC)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTW) to San Jose (SJC)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to SJC flight in 2021: compare Detroit to San Jose flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Jose.
DTW - SJC
Price
$311 - $446
SJC
Temperature
50 - 69.8 °F
SJC
Precipitation
0 - 3.1 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$311

From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to San Jose

One-way from

$222

One-way flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to San Jose

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose (DTW - SJC)?

When flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose?

Find a great deal and save up to 34% by booking at least 29 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 Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $437.

Cheap flights from Detroit to San Jose in December, January 2022

The best prices found for DTW to SJC flights for December, January
26 Jan - 31 Jan
$215pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
19 Jan - 21 Jan
$222pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
19 Jan - 21 Jan
$238pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to San Jose 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Jose from Detroit found for this year
11 Dec - 19 Jan
$398pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Dec - 19 Jan
$399pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Delta
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Dec - 19 Jan
$400pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to San Jose

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Jose from Detroit, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 19 Jan
$398pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Dec - 19 Jan
$399pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Delta
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Dec - 19 Jan
$400pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to San Jose from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to San Jose
1:45 pm - 9:25 am
Alaska Airlines
2 Stops
22h 40m
DTW - SJC
Alaska Airlines
2:00 am - 4:03 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
17h 03m
DTW - SJC
United Airlines
$237
United
1:16 pm - 8:50 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
22h 34m
DTW - SJC
Multiple Airlines
$268
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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to San Jose

Which airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to San Jose have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, United Airlines, and American 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 Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $215, but on average you can expect to pay $266.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose round-trip from $285. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $295, and American Airlines, from $313. Users have found that United Airlines is 24% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for United Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $137. Users have also found prices from $150 and $222 on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose?

When booking a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose?

The cheapest flight price from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to San Jose is $68. On average you can expect to pay $530. The most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Jose), can usually be booked for $215.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Jose, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Jose from Detroit?

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

Most visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Jose.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Jose.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering San Jose.

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from San Jose?

Returning to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from San Jose

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Jose must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Jose are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

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Alternative routes for Detroit to San Jose

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Destination information for San Jose

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to San Jose.
Average temperature for December in San Jose
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in San Jose
1.7 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing San Jose

Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to San Jose

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to San Jose 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
American Airlines
$107 $343 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$133 $275 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$183 $394 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$255 $439 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to San Jose

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards San Jose.
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