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Airfares from $80 One Way, $170 Round Trip from Detroit to Phoenix

Prices starting at $170 for return flights and $80 for one-way flights to Phoenix 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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Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Phoenix

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodePHX
Distance1667 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, KLM, Alaska Airlines, Air France, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Aeromexico, WestJet
Earliest Flight Arrival1:50PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:46AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 9, 2020

carry ons should be included with the flight purchase.

Feb 23, 2020

I traveled with my 80 yr old mom with dementia and the staff was so very helpful! Thank you!

Feb 21, 2020

Staff handled a medical situation quickly and effectively

Feb 13, 2020

I didn’t know I could get a free checked bag.

Feb 8, 2020

They made me take it and put my luggage on myself

Feb 4, 2020

Good flight

Feb 1, 2020

Waiting over 1/2 hour for the plane to be able to go to an area where those flying could get off. Also was told that I would have help since I am in a wheelchair. Never got that help on arrival. Very good boarding to go to phoenix.

Jan 19, 2020

Only problem was my seat did not recline. My husband’s did but not mine☹️

Jan 12, 2020

Seats comfortable but too close together!!! I am short and had no leg room.

Jan 8, 2020

I'm bummed that you don't even offer free water on the plane. Third world countries offer a full lunch on a 3 hour flight and you don't even do water. It's pretty sad.

Fly from Detroit to Phoenix

Detroit Metro Airport

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

Phoenix Airport Information

Travelers to the Phoenix-Scottsdale area fly into the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. When you purchase tickets on cheap flights to Phoenix via Orbitz.com, you will be able to choose from all of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport. The airport is located less than six miles east of the downtown area, so it's just a quick trip down Highway 10.

Ground Transportation in Phoenix

The most economical way to get into the city is via the Phoenix Airport Shuttle, which will drop you off by the Washington Metro Light Rail stop. There are three cab companies that can take you to downtown Phoenix or wherever you need to go, and rates are standard across all companies. Expect to pay $5 for the first mile, $2.30 for each additional mile and $23 for each hour you are delayed in traffic. If you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air tickets, consider adding on a rental car for ultimate mobility while you are in the area.

Phoenix Area Weather Information

Phoenix winters are mild, with temperatures in the 40s, 50s and 60s, but you will find that summers there can be brutal. While nights may be as low as the mid-70s, daytime temperatures often exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Pack plenty of light-colored, lightweight clothing, and schedule your outdoor activities for early morning or late afternoon.

What to Do in Phoenix

Phoenix and the nearby city of Scottsdale are centers of arts and culture, and they also offer plenty of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. While you are in the Phoenix area, be sure to visit Camelback Mountain, take the Thursday evening art walk in Scottsdale, visit one of more than 100 art galleries, visit the Phoenix Zoo or drive along the Apache Trail. No matter what you choose to do during your stay in Phoenix, remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you want to purchase cheap flights to Phoenix.

Flights from Detroit to Phoenix - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Phoenix?

Yes, you'll find direct flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.). What's more, there are 13 airlines to pick from. Pretty neat, huh? Check which of these sought-after carriers ticks all your boxes:

  • Delta
  • American Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Delta
What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Phoenix?

The shortest flight time from FNT to PHX is 4 hours and 53 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy a drink or get swept up in a good movie.

What airlines fly from Detroit to Phoenix most frequently?

The following airlines fly the most from Detroit to Phoenix. Book your seat with one of these quality carriers: Delta - (DL) with 169 flights every month Delta - (DL) with 169 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 169 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 169 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 169 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 169 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Phoenix?

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 Phoenix 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 Phoenix with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Phoenix 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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. 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.