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Fares from $39 One Way, $85 Round Trip from Detroit to Atlanta

Prices starting at $85 for return flights and $39 for one-way flights to Atlanta were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Detroit to Atlanta - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Atlanta?

Yes, you'll be delighted to hear that you can fly straight from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.). Direct flights can be booked with Delta Air Lines and Spirit Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Atlanta?

It can be as a short and sweet as 1 hour and 51 minutes. If you think your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.).

What airlines fly from Detroit to Atlanta most frequently?

There are a couple of airlines offering frequent flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Atlanta, GA Airport (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), including Delta Air Lines (DL). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 246 flights on this route every month. Spirit Airlines (NK) will also take you to your destination in comfort. Offering 59 flights per month between Detroit and Atlanta, it's another popular airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Atlanta

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeATL
Distance595 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Air France, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Aeromexico, Gol, Virgin Atlantic, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival12:52PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:37AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 25, 2020

It's been an easy flight

Jan 6, 2020

Nice, smooth flight. Clean plane. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Dec 7, 2019

Professional polite and helpful

Nov 24, 2019

Everything was great

Nov 16, 2019

I understand that the lower ticket prices helps customers but I totally was caught off guard at the price that I had to pay for an overweight suitcase I always travel with other airlines but this was just sad

Sep 18, 2019

Having to use wheelchair lady in dtw change seat put me closer to exit plain thanks again

Aug 30, 2019

Take off and landing was excellent

Jul 10, 2019

All in all good, but the single bag check line was too long to have an entire counter open and not used for bag check.

Jul 3, 2019

Nice flight

Jun 30, 2019

Didnt like that you have to pay for a cup of water

Flying from Detroit to Atlanta

Detroit Metro Airport

The 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 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 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, 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 website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Atlanta Airport Information

Most of the visitors to Atlanta fly into Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Hartsfield-Jackson is located 11 miles south of Atlanta, with easy access to the city via I-85. On your next visit, use to book your budget flights to Atlanta, and you will be able to choose from any of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport.

Ground Transportation in Atlanta

The most economical means of transportation into the city is via the MARTA, Atlanta's local train service. You can board the MARTA at the station, near the baggage claim area. Twenty minutes and $2.50 later, you'll be checking into your hotel in downtown Atlanta. Taxi service is available at the yellow bus aisle right outside of baggage claim. Expect fares into the city to cost roughly $30. If you used to purchase your air ticket, consider bundling in a rental car or choosing a hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Atlanta Area Weather Information

Atlanta's winters are mild, with average temperatures in the 40s and 50s, but summer temperatures can soar up to the 90s, with extreme humidity making it feel even hotter. July is the rainiest month of the year, so be sure to pack a rain slicker or umbrella in case you run into showers.

What to Do in Atlanta

Atlanta combines the elegance and charm of the south with big city living. Whether you are a history buff, urban adventurer or outdoor enthusiast, you will have plenty of choices to put into your planner for your Atlanta visit. Consider a trip to Turner Field, enjoy the nightlife in Buckhead, visit Olympic Park or take a bike tour of the city. Whatever you choose to do while you are there, remember to use the next time you plan to look for flights to Atlanta.

^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.