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Fares from $56 One Way, $123 Round Trip from Austin to Detroit

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Route Information for Flights from Austin to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA CodeAUS
Destination Airport IATA CodeDTT
Distance1148 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, WestJet
Earliest Flight Arrival12:45AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:55AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 1, 2020

Very quick on the baggage pickup

Jan 23, 2020

great experience

Dec 28, 2019

They were out of some of the snacks to purchase

Dec 20, 2019

Good legroom

Dec 10, 2019

Flying is just OK. But thanks for getting me to my destination safely.

Nov 5, 2019

Free bag check for all veterans like most other airlines

Nov 5, 2019

Great flight crew.

Oct 15, 2019

i did not receive my luggage until late the next day

Oct 14, 2019

The staff was amazing. My 5 year old met the pilots, one of which was a female, which I like:) Everyone was friendly and helpful. Great service.

Nov 18, 2018

Great flight!

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.

Flights from Austin to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Austin to Detroit?

Two airlines fly nonstop from Austin, TX (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) — Delta Air Lines and Spirit Airlines. They'll get you where you need to go in style and comfort.

What is the shortest flight from Austin to Detroit?

It can zip by in as little as 2 hours and 51 minutes. If you believe your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the journey from Austin to Detroit.

What airlines fly from Austin (and vicinity) to Detroit (and vicinity) most frequently?

Delta (DL) offers 88 flights every month between Austin, TX Airport (AUS-Austin-Bergstrom Intl.) to Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County). Your next big adventure is just a few clicks away. If you can't find the right flight there, look up Spirit Airlines (NK). This carrier is a fantastic alternative and has 7 flights between Austin (and vicinity) and Detroit (and vicinity) 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.