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San Diego to Detroit Flights

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Selected fares from San Diego to Detroit

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SAN DTT Fri, Aug 29 - Sat, Aug 30 $299
SAN DTT Sat, Aug 23 - Thu, Sep 4 $341
SAN DTT Tue, Sep 2 - Mon, Sep 8 $384
SAN DTT Sat, Sep 20 - Mon, Sep 29 $401
SAN DTT Mon, Aug 18 - Tue, Aug 19 $426
SAN DTT Fri, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 29 $496
SAN DTT Wed, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 16 $498
SAN DTT Wed, Sep 24 - Tue, Sep 30 $506
SAN DTT Fri, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 29 $956
SAN DTT Fri, Sep 19 - Mon, Sep 29 $1,196

San Diego and Detroit airports and terminals

Airports in San Diego CA, US
map of airports in San Diego
  • 1

    San Diego Airport (SAN)

    Distance from City Center: 2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SAN to DTT

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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Airports in Detroit MI, US
map of airports in Detroit
  • 1

    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SAN to DTW

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal EM Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
  • 2

    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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Cheap flights from San Diego to Detroit

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August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 29 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines $299
Earn $2.99
Return Sat, Aug 30 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 29 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Delta Air Lines $299
Earn $2.99
Return Sat, Aug 30 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in August from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Aug 23 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $362
Earn $3.62
Return Sat, Aug 30 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 11 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $361
Earn $3.61
Return Mon, Sep 15 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 3 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $324
Earn $3.24
Return Sat, Sep 6 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Sep 24 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $367
Earn $3.67
Return Wed, Oct 1 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 23 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $361
Earn $3.61
Return Sun, Oct 26 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 8 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $361
Earn $3.61
Return Wed, Oct 15 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from San Diego to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 8 San Diego (SAN) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $361
Earn $3.61
Return Wed, Oct 15 Detroit (DTW) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines
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Flights to Detroit

San Diego's Airport

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from San Diego for your next trip. San Diego International Airport, also known as Lindbergh Field, is located on San Diego Bay, three miles from downtown. The airport is the busiest single-runway airport in the United States. Domestic and international flights are provided by 20 different airlines, including JetBlue, Delta, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The San Diego International Airport offers both hourly and long-term parking spaces. Short-term parking is offered at $4 per hour and long-term parking costs between $11 and $28 per day. You can park your car for up to 30 days. Be aware that curbside parking is never permitted at San Diego International Airport.

Ground Transportation Information

If you would prefer not to leave your car at the airport, metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. Taxi fares are approximately $2.20 for the first 1/10 mile and $2.30 for each additional mile. San Diego also has a bus system, with a fare of $2.50-$5.00. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your discount air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

San Diego Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the San Diego International Airport. You can grab a bite to eat at Chili's To Go, Starbucks, McDonald's or many other restaurants while waiting for your flight. There is also an NFL Bar. There is a variety of shops where you can purchase anything from books to cell phones. Keep checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights from San Diego.

Traveling to Detroit

Orbitz.com can get you cheap flights to Detroit easily by scanning its list of hundreds of airline flights to and from the area, as well as getting you sales on a hotel room and transportation.

Airports in the Area

Detroit is served by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Bishop International Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in the suburb of Romulus, 21 miles southwest of downtown Detroit. Currently, Delta Airlines carries the majority of the traffic. Orbitz.com works closely with the airline to get the best deals for flights.

Transportation in Detroit

Bus routes 125 and 280 run to and from the airport once per hour. You can take the bus to anywhere in metropolitan Detroit; terminals are scattered throughout the city. The airport also has a rental car service. Located next to I-94, you can use a rental car to travel to Detroit and the surrounding cities. Booking rental car service is easy with Orbitz.com.

Detroit Climate Expectations

Detroit has extreme temperature variations, from upwards of 90 degrees in the summer to below zero in the winter. If you visit during the winter, expect moderate snowfall in January, and bring warm clothing, such as hats, gloves, and earmuffs to protect yourself from frostbite.

Things to Do in Detroit

The city got its nickname of "Motown" partially from the motor industry but also from its culture of soul music. Take some time out to attend the Detroit International Jazz Festival, or visit the Detroit Theatre District to attend a live Broadway show. In addition to finding cheap flights to Detroit, Orbitz.com can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.

Interesting facts about flights from San Diego to Detroit

    • 6 direct flights are operating from San Diego to Detroit today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 26m.
    • Alaska Airlines flight 5437 (2:15 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Diego to Detroit.
    • Alaska Airlines flight 5563 (5:45 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Diego to Detroit.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Diego to Detroit (Alaska Airlines flight 5563, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 4h 23m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Diego to Detroit (Alaska Airlines flight 5487, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 4h 31m.
    • Flights from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between San Diego and Detroit

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 757-300 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Boeing 737-800 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Boeing 767-300 (Winglets) Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Boeing 767 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A320 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Boeing 757 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic