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

DTT — WAS
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Detroit All airports to Washington, D.C. are usually found in January or February, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday 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 2023: compare Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..

DTT - WAS

Price

$157 - $293

WAS

Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

WAS

Rainfall

2.6 - 4 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Round-trip from$157From Detroit (DTT) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way from$72One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

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..

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 29 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 47% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $288 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $368.

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

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington, D.C. from Detroit. Users have commonly found prices around $246 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $84. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in November.

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 17% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. in January, February 2023

The best prices found for DTT to WAS flights for January, February
Jan 31 - Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$53

Spirit Airlines

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Jan 31 - Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$54

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/23

Feb 1 - Feb 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$66

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Detroit to Washington, D.C. 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit found for this year
Jan 31 - Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$53

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Jan 31 - Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$54

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/23

Feb 1 - Feb 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$66

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Cheap Delta flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

May 2 - May 3
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 29m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 34m
$152

Delta

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Deal found 1/23

Mar 21 - Mar 29
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 31m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 39m
$172

Delta

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 15 - Feb 20
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 34m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 43m
$185

Delta

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Deal found 1/23

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $273.20 RT. This price is typically 56% cheaper than other airlines that offer Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $109. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is the most common Detroit airport to take off from when flying to Washington, D.C.. Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Washington, D.C.. When flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C., Delta flights are 36% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Feb 26 - Mar 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

4h 56m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 46m
$170

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/23

Feb 16 - Feb 20
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

4h 01m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

4h 38m
$171

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/23

Feb 16 - Feb 27
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

4h 01m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 42m
$177

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

  • If you’re traveling from Detroit to Washington, D.C., one of the more common airlines traveling that route is United Airlines. Flights from United Airlines traveling this route typically cost $216.95 RT. This price is typically 78% more expensive than other airlines that offer Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $117. The most popular departure airport in Detroit when flying to Washington, D.C. is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Washington, D.C. is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. When flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C., United Airlines flights are 31% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

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

Save time with Detroit to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
Feb 6 - Feb 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$53

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/23

Feb 6 - Feb 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$54

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 5 - Feb 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$124

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

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

Late deals on return flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit, departing today and this week
Jan 31 - Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$53

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Jan 31 - Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$54

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 1 - Feb 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 37m
$66

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

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

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.
Jan 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
$25

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 4
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
$26

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

Nonstop

1h 36m
$27

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Washington, D.C.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed well over 1 hour causing me to loss my next flight.

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

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed well over 1 hour causing me to loss my next flight.

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

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed well over 1 hour causing me to loss my next flight.

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

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed well over 1 hour causing me to loss my next flight.

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

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed well over 1 hour causing me to loss my next flight.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
708 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed well over 1 hour causing me to loss my next flight.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights.

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 39 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, United Airlines, and American 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 $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $54, but on average you can expect to pay $97.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is less than $146.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Washington, D.C. for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

Currently priced at $54, 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. Spirit Airlines is 78% 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 $25. Users have also found prices from $43 and $76 on Frontier and Delta, respectively.

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

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

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

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, Delta or Juneyao Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C..

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 CommutAir (92%), GoJet (87%) or SkyWest Airlines (84%) 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 $387, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $106. When looking at the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), you can expect to pay $152 for that flight.

Top 5 airlines flying from Detroit 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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$109Average$273FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$117Average$217FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$145Average$287FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$163Average$164FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to Washington, D.C.
16%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
28%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
15%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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.
Sunday42daily flights
Monday41daily flights
Tuesday40daily flights
Wednesday45daily flights
Thursday44daily flights
Friday42daily flights
Saturday23daily flights
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