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Airfares from $35 One Way, $77 Round Trip from Detroit to Gainesville

Prices starting at $77 for return flights and $35 for one-way flights to Gainesville 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 Gainesville from Detroit

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Gainesville

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeJAX
Distance959 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival12:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:40AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 23, 2020

Jest love it!

Aug 16, 2019

It's was good Considering this was my 1st time flying

Feb 13, 2019

Been a regular delta flyer to dtw from Jax for 10 years. I will now be a spirit regular! Good job!

Feb 2, 2019

Ray was great!

Apr 10, 2018

Thanks for serving gluten free snacks!

Traveling from Detroit to Gainesville

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.

Airport in Gainesville, Florida

Flights to Gainesville, Florida, are easy to come by when using Orbitz.com. The site helps travelers find the cheapest domestic and international flights and book hotels or car rentals, so everything is ready as soon as you land. Gainesville Regional Airport is the primary airport serving this location. Several major airlines fly in and out frequently. These include American Airlines, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and US Airways.

Transportation From Gainesville Regional Airport

There are several modes of transportation travelers can choose from when leaving the airport. Taxi and limo services are available, as well as public bus transportation. Travelers can also use Orbitz.com to find discount car rentals from one of several main providers. Avis, Enterprise, and Hertz are just a few of the rental car companies available.

Weather in Gainesville

The average temperature for Gainesville annually is 68 °F. Generally, the temperature never reaches freezing levels, and tourists can be found in the city May through October for the warm temperatures and wide array of activities.

Activities in Gainesville

Although not located on the ocean, there is still plenty to enjoy in Gainesville for vacationers and visitors. Golf courses abound, including the luxurious Haile Plantation Golf and Country Club. For families or those looking for a bit more culture, there is the Florida Museum of Natural History and the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens. The city is also just a couple of hours from many of Florida's major cities, including Orlando and Jacksonville, so many vacationers get flights to Gainesville through Orbitz.com and make the drive to popular destinations from there.

Flights from Detroit to Gainesville - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Gainesville?

There certainly are. Not only that — you've got 16 airlines that cruise nonstop from DTW to Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.) to select from. See which one of these carriers offers the best fares:

  • Frontier Airlines
  • Delta
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Gainesville?

From Detroit, the exciting sights and sounds of Gainesville are at least 3 hours away. Choose your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with a bit more legroom, and get to your destination in pure comfort.

What airlines fly from Detroit to Gainesville most frequently?

Take off with one of these leading airlines which fly most frequently from Detroit to Gainesville. Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 212 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 212 flights every month Southwest Airlines - (WN) with 212 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 212 flights every month Delta - (DL) with 212 flights every month Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 212 flights every month

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

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 Gainesville 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 Gainesville with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Gainesville 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.