Cheap Flight Deals From Austin (AUS) to Detroit (DTT) Starting at $43

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Airfares from $43 One Way, $85 Round Trip from Austin to Detroit

Prices starting at $85 for return flights and $43 for one-way flights to Detroit were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Detroit from Austin

Route Information for Flights from Austin to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
1148 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
KLM, Air France, Delta Air Lines, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival
2:21PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
12:09AM UTC

Fly from Austin to Detroit

Those who pay a visit to the Motor City will find that its seven connected skyscrapers offer everything you need for a short or long stay, including upscale restaurants, retail shops and cultural attractions. You can fly from Austin to Detroit in three hours on a nonstop flight, and it all starts with your trip across town to the Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).


If you visit Detroit in the spring or summer, plan to spend a day at Belle Isle Park, which includes three lakes, nature trails and picnic shelters in addition to a zoo, aquarium and conservatory. The city is also home to many cultural landmarks including the Detroit Historical Museum and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum. For a night on the town, get tickets for a show at the Fox Theatre. Located downtown, this performing arts venue is on the National Register of Historic Places due to its unparalleled interior design and historic architecture.

Hints and tips

Once you arrive at the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), you can rent a car, arrange for a MetroCar to pick you up or use the public bus system. Winters are cold with temperatures often dropping below 20 degrees, but you can expect more pleasant weather from May through October when temperatures climb to the mid-60s. Those who visit the city in January can enjoy the annual Plymouth Ice Festival, where ice carvers put their skills on display.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Austin to Detroit now?
Head to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful info on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Austin to Detroit.
Are there non-stop flights from Austin to Detroit?
Yes, there are two airlines that offer direct flights from Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County). Look for a bargain fare and reserve your favorite seat with Delta or Spirit Airlines.
What is the shortest flight from Austin to Detroit?
From Austin, the wonderful sights and sounds of Detroit are at least 3 hours and 42 minutes away. Secure your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with extra legroom, and get to your destination in comfort.
What airlines fly from Austin to Detroit most frequently?
Delta (DL) operates 121 flights each month between Austin-Bergstrom Intl. Airport (AUS) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW). Your next great adventure is only a few clicks away. Spirit Airlines (NK) also flies from Austin to Detroit. It’s another reliable choice and has 30 flights every month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Detroit?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Detroit have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Detroit with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Detroit without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.