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San Francisco to Detroit Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Detroit

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO DTT Tue, Jan 20 - Tue, Jan 27 $312
SFO DTT Tue, Nov 18 - Thu, Nov 27 $325
SFO DTT Tue, Dec 16 - Fri, Jan 9 $400
SFO DTT Tue, Dec 16 - Fri, Jan 9 $400
SFO DTT Thu, Nov 13 - Thu, Nov 20 $474
SFO DTT Fri, Nov 14 - Wed, Nov 19 $480
SFO DTT Thu, Dec 4 - Fri, Dec 5 $548
SFO DTT Thu, Nov 13 - Thu, Nov 20 $558
SFO DTT Thu, Jan 15 - Sun, Jan 18 $565
SFO DTT Thu, Nov 6 - Tue, Nov 11 $767

San Francisco and Detroit airports and terminals

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

    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to DTT

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 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 SFO to DTW

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

    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Detroit

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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 14 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $325
Earn $3.25
Return Mon, Nov 17 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Nov 17 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $317
Earn $3.17
Return Wed, Nov 19 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $414
Earn $4.14
Return Thu, Nov 20 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 4 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $328
Earn $3.28
Return Mon, Dec 8 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 5 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $320
Earn $3.20
Return Wed, Dec 10 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Dec 2 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $401
Earn $4.01
Return Tue, Dec 9 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 16 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $360
Earn $3.60
Return Sun, Jan 18 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jan 20 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $312
Earn $3.12
Return Tue, Jan 27 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from San Francisco to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jan 20 San Francisco (SFO) Detroit (DTW) Frontier Airlines $312
Earn $3.12
Return Tue, Jan 27 Detroit (DTW) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines
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Flights to Detroit

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

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 Francisco to Detroit

    • 5 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Detroit today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 33m.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 854 (2:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Detroit.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 1988 (5:55 PM GMT, Boeing 757-300 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Detroit.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Detroit (Delta Air Lines flight 1988, Boeing 757-300 Passenger) takes 4h 28m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Detroit (Delta Air Lines flight 2389, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 4h 38m.
    • Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) are available for this route.