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Detroit to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from Detroit to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DTT CHI Mon, Sep 22 - Sat, Sep 27 $186
DTT CHI Mon, Sep 22 - Sat, Sep 27 $186
DTT CHI Mon, Sep 22 - Sat, Sep 27 $186
DTT CHI Mon, May 5 - Fri, May 9 $292
DTT CHI Tue, Jun 17 - Thu, Jun 19 $476
DTT CHI Wed, May 21 - Wed, May 28 $494
DTT CHI Thu, May 29 - Sat, May 31 $498
DTT CHI Sat, Apr 26 - Sun, Apr 27 $1,211
DTT CHI Sat, Apr 26 - Sun, Apr 27 $1,219

Detroit and Chicago airports and terminals

Airports in Detroit MI, US
map of airports in Detroit
  • 1

    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

  • 2

    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTW to CHI

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal EM Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
    Terminal N All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

    Carriers for flights from DTT to MDW

    Carriers
    Delta Air Lines
  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DTT to ORD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 2 All Nippon Airways, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, US Airways
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Cheap flights from Detroit to Chicago

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 15 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (MDW) Delta Air Lines $186
Earn $1.86
Return Sat, May 17 Chicago (MDW) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, May 21 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines $186
Earn $1.86
Return Wed, May 28 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in May from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, May 21 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines $186
Earn $1.86
Return Wed, May 28 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jun 28 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $204
Earn $2.04
Return Sun, Jun 29 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jun 28 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $204
Earn $2.04
Return Sun, Jun 29 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) United Airlines
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 3 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines $208
Earn $2.08
Return Sun, Jul 6 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jul 23 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines $208
Earn $2.08
Return Wed, Jul 30 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in July from Detroit to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jul 23 Detroit (DTW) Chicago (ORD) Delta Air Lines $208
Earn $2.08
Return Wed, Jul 30 Chicago (ORD) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines
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Flights to Chicago

Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

Highlights and Attractions

Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.

Interesting facts about flights from Detroit to Chicago

    • 32 direct flights are operating from Detroit to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 17m.
    • United Airlines flight 3731 (12:56 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 700) is today's earliest available flight from Detroit to Chicago.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 4521 (4:45 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 900) is today's latest available flight from Detroit to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Detroit to Chicago (American Airlines flight 2966, Canadair Regional Jet 700) takes 1h 10m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Detroit to Chicago (Delta Air Lines flight 1399, Boeing 717) takes 1h 29m.
    • Flights from Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Detroit and Chicago

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170 United Airlines, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Delta Air Lines
McDonnell Douglas MD-90 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 United Airlines, US Airways, All Nippon Airways
Airbus Industrie A319 Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic
Canadair Regional Jet 700 United Airlines, US Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic, All Nippon Airways
Canadair Regional Jet 900 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Airbus Industrie A320 Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic
McDonnell Douglas MD-88 Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Embraer RJ140 American Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 717 Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Canadair Regional Jet Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-50 Passenger Delta Air Lines
Embraer RJ145 American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
Embraer RJ135 American Airlines
Embraer 175 American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic

Flight schedule for flights from Detroit to Chicago on Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
United Airlines UA3679 DTW 6:00 AM ORD 6:07 AM CR7 1hr 7min
American Airlines AA3613 DTW 7:05 AM ORD 7:25 AM ER4 1hr 20min
Delta Air Lines DL1319 DTW 7:25 AM ORD 7:44 AM 319 1hr 19min
United Airlines UA3667 DTW 7:50 AM ORD 8:08 AM CR7 1hr 18min
Delta Air Lines DL5390 DTW 8:35 AM MDW 9:00 AM CR7 1hr 25min
Delta Air Lines DL2017 DTW 8:45 AM ORD 9:09 AM 319 1hr 24min
United Airlines UA5686 DTW 10:10 AM ORD 10:24 AM CRJ 1hr 14min
Delta Air Lines DL5413 DTW 10:00 AM MDW 10:25 AM CR7 1hr 25min
Delta Air Lines/United Airlines DL4040/UA6123 DTW 8:45 AM ORD 10:25 AM CRJ/ERJ 2hr 40min
Delta Air Lines/United Airlines DL4223/UA6011 DTW 8:45 AM ORD 10:25 AM CRJ/ERJ 2hr 40min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL3490/AA3214 DTW 8:35 AM ORD 10:30 AM CRJ/ER4 2hr 55min
Delta Air Lines/United Airlines DL4931/UA3547 DTW 8:35 AM ORD 10:35 AM CRJ/E70 3hr 0min
Delta Air Lines DL6011 DTW 10:15 AM ORD 10:36 AM E75 1hr 21min