Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. (DTT - WAS)

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The best prices from Detroit All airports to Washington, D.C. are usually found in July or August, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to WAS flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..
DTT - WAS
Price
$137 - $219
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.6 - 4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$137

From Detroit (DTT) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

One-way from

$98

One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C., book at least 31 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 50% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $231 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $299.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C. (DTT - WAS)?

When flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C., the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 5% versus a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington, D.C. from Detroit. Users have commonly found prices around $197 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $91. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

Flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Washington, D.C..

Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DTT to WAS flights for May, June
7 Jun - 8 Jun
$172pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23 May - 25 May
$178pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 May - 25 May
$178pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit All airports to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit found for this year
24 Aug - 28 Aug
$143pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 28 Aug
$144pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$152pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
24 Aug - 28 Aug
$143pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 28 Aug
$144pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$152pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit, departing today and this week
18 May - 25 May
$221pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18 May - 25 May
$223pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
19 May - 24 May
$241pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.
3:30 am - 4:43 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
13h 13m
DTW - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$98
Kiwi.com
11:55 am - 6:52 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
6h 57m
DTW - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$112
FlightNetwork
2:11 am - 7:21 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
5h 10m
DTW - IAD
United Airlines
$118
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Detroit</span> to <span class="emphasized">Washington, D.C.</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Washington, D.C.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

Detroit All airports (DTT), located 0.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.. 7 airlines have flights from All airports to Washington, D.C. on a regular basis. Booking flights from Detroit All airports to Washington, D.C. should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 40 outbound flights to Washington, D.C. per day.

Which airlines flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C. have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $143, but on average you can expect to pay $171.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is less than $178.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C. round-trip?

Currently priced at $143, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Detroit to Washington, D.C. and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $178 and $181, respectively. Spirit Airlines is 27% 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 Washington, D.C. one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $60. Users have also found prices from $89 and $98 on Delta and United Airlines, respectively.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. consider choosing Republic Airways (91%), Copa Airlines (89%) or KLM (86%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

While on average a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is generally $325, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $89. When looking at the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), you can expect to pay $198 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

Consider Major Airline, Delta or United Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C..

What are the most popular routes from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

While some choose either Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Baltimore/Washington or Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl is the most popular route from Detroit to Washington, D.C..

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, D.C., DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington, D.C. from Detroit?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington, D.C. within the United States

Most visitors from Detroit need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Washington, D.C..

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from Washington, D.C.?

Returning to Detroit from Washington, D.C.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

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Destination information for Washington, D.C.

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to Washington, D.C..
Flight duration from DTT to Washington, D.C.
1h 33m
Average temperature for May in Washington, D.C.
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Washington, D.C.
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 5 airlines flying from Detroit All airports to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to Washington, D.C. 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
Juneyao Airlines
$15 $20 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

American Airlines
$98 $226 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$101 $222 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$109 $212 No cancel fee 69%
Frontier
$163 $164 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards Washington, D.C..
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 39% of DTT to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 28% of DTT to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 24% of DTT to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 9% of DTT to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Washington, D.C.
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Washington, D.C..
Sunday
37 daily flights
Monday
46 daily flights
Tuesday
41 daily flights
Wednesday
45 daily flights
Thursday
40 daily flights
Friday
44 daily flights
Saturday
27 daily flights
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