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Fares from $82 One Way, $143 Round Trip from Detroit to Seattle

Prices starting at $143 for return flights and $82 for one-way flights to Seattle 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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More About Flying To Seattle from Detroit

Flights from Detroit to Seattle - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Seattle?

There are 3 airlines offering direct services from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Seattle, WA Airport (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), so get ready to click that beautiful "book" button. One of these popular carriers will have your perfect flight:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Seattle?

The fastest flight time from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Seattle, WA Airport (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.) is 4 hours and 41 minutes, which gives you lots of time to enjoy a drink or get engrossed in a book.

What airlines fly from Detroit to Seattle most frequently?

Delta Air Lines (DL) is one of the airlines with the most flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Seattle, WA Airport (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.). It offers 139 flights each month on this route. Escaping on vacation is one of life's greatest pleasures, and this airline will get you to your destination quickly and safely. Also consider the great airfares from Alaska Airlines (AS). Offering 50 monthly flights between Detroit and Seattle, they make the journey just as enjoyable as the destination.

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Seattle

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeSEA
Distance1921 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesJAL, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival5:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:24AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 25, 2020

I needed a wheelchair between flights, there was someone waiting at each station, thank you.

Dec 18, 2019

Hassle free travel appreciated

Dec 12, 2019

Love the individual entertainment.

Dec 12, 2019

Thank you for asking.

Dec 10, 2019

Wonderful Stewardtess

Nov 24, 2019

First time flying and will be flying again

Nov 23, 2019

Disappointed that wifi wasn't available

Nov 22, 2019

I had a wonderful flight with delta

Nov 3, 2019

Flight wasn't full, open middle seat! Score!

Sep 17, 2019

GOD BLESS DELTA. We were traveling late at night with a toddler, and our initial flight flew into a headwind the whole way, delaying us to the point of being unable to make our next flight. Faced with the prospect of being stuck at the airport with an 18 month old all night, we were sprinting through SEA/TAC to desperately try to make our flight. Delta staff not only held the plane for us, they helped us get seated and organized quickly, ensured we had what we needed to keep our toddler settled, and got our luggage loaded quickly. We were SO thankful and so happy to get home with our little boy! Thank you Delta!!

Flights from Detroit to Seattle

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.

Seattle Airport Information

On your next trip to the Pacific Northwest, use Orbitz to find low-cost domestic and international flights to Seattle. The primary airport is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, more commonly known as Sea-Tac, located roughly 15 miles south of downtown Seattle. The Boeing Field-King County International Airport is less than 10 miles south of the city, but flights into this airport are generally more limited and a bit more expensive.

Ground Transportation in Seattle

You will have several public transportation options once you land in Seattle, including Link Light Rail and King County Metro Transit. There are also public taxis, share-a-ride shuttles and private car services ready to bring you to your final destination. Expect to pay a fare of between $35 and $45 from Sea-Tac into downtown Seattle, and roughly half of that from the Boeing Field airport. Use Orbitz.com to plan your trip, and you will be able to either rent a car or choose a hotel that has free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Seattle Weather Information

Seattle has a mild climate, with winter temperatures usually ranging from the mid-30s to the mid-40s and summer temperatures that rarely go above the mid-70s. November and December usually have a fair amount of rainfall, but the rest of the year is fairly dry. Because cool nights occur year round, plan a wardrobe that you can layer to accommodate the fluctuating temperatures.

What to Do in Seattle

Visitors to Seattle have no shortage of things to see and do. Some of the most famous landmarks include the Space Needle, the site of the original Starbucks in Pike Place Market and Bill Gates' house on Lake Washington. There are also plenty of parks, museums, theaters, shops and restaurants in and around the city. Enjoy your stay, and the next time you need discount flights to Seattle, be sure to use Orbitz.com.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com 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.