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Fares from $26 One Way, $51 Round Trip from Detroit to Newark

Prices starting at $51 for return flights and $26 for one-way flights to Newark 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 Newark from Detroit

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Newark

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
Distance507 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Air Europa, Air France, LATAM Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Alitalia, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival4:44PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:47AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 28, 2020

reasonable upgrade cost

Feb 27, 2020

Had to pay for my bag- didn’t realize I had to. Flight was delayed 1 1/2 hours

Feb 23, 2020

Still not fully satisfied. Was charged $50 for a carry-on that was smaller than most traveling with us on the airplane. Was forced to check it in Denver.

Jan 5, 2020

Excellent flight with free baggage check in

Jan 4, 2020

We had a 3 hour delay, but the staff and ground staff did everything possible to make us happy.

Sep 19, 2019

Great flight attendants

Sep 9, 2019

Thank you for the great flight experience!!

Jul 6, 2019

Overall good flight

Jun 9, 2019

The flight attendant was super nice and friendly. Always a ready smile.

May 24, 2019

Made me check my carry on because they said the overhead bins were full. Got on the plane and saw a bunch of open spots in the bins

Finding Flights from Detroit to Newark

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.

Newark Liberty International Airport

Newark Liberty International Airport was the first major airport in the United States. It is also the busiest airport in the New Jersey area. Finding flights to Newark is simple when you use Orbitz.com. The site searches many different airlines at once to find discount rates for budget travelers. The airport is located just three miles from downtown Newark on Brewster Road. Over 30 domestic and international airlines operate out of the Newark Liberty Airport, including American, Delta, JetBlue, SAS and Virgin Atlantic. Orbitz.com offers bookings on most of these airlines.

Transportation From the Airport

This airport provides a variety of ground travel options. Car rentals are available through Orbitz.com at discounted rates. Taxi services are available at metered rates, and Amtrak runs throughout the city. There is a flat ticket fee for most locations within Newark. Many hotels also offer free shuttle services to and from the airport. Travel time from the airport to downtown generally takes no more than ten minutes regardless of the method of travel.

Weather in Newark

Newark, New Jersey, has cold winters with lows in the mid-20s and warm, humid summers with highs in the mid-80s. Temperatures can get down below freezing from December to March, and the city experiences several snowfalls throughout winter.

Newark Highlights and Attractions

The city of Newark offers a wide variety of things to do. The Newark Museum is the city's largest museum and is located in the heart of downtown. It features a variety of galleries and exhibits throughout the year. The Prudential Center is host to many music and sporting events. The Branch Brook Park is one of Newark's most beautiful parks. Summer months are the best time to visit Newark when the weather is warm and sunny. Orbitz.com offers discount travel services and flights to Newark for your next trip.

Flights from Detroit to Newark - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Newark?

Yes, you'll be happy to hear that you can fly straight from Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.). Direct flights are offered by United Airlines and Delta Air Lines.

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Newark?

Leave that binge-watching for another day, because the flight from Detroit to Newark can be as quick as 1 hour and 32 minutes.

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

There are a couple of airlines offering frequent flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.), including United Airlines (UA). Popular with travelers, it operates 162 flights on this route every month. Delta (DL) will also get you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 153 flights every month between Detroit (and vicinity) and Newark (and vicinity), it's another quality airline to look into.

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

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 Newark 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 Newark with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Newark 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 Orbitz.com 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 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.