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Fares from $79 One Way, $158 Round Trip from Detroit to Brownsville

Prices starting at $158 for return flights and $79 for one-way flights to Brownsville 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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Destination Airport IATA CodeBRO
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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.

Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport

Orbitz.com can help you find flights to Brownsville that fit your budget. The Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport is located at 700 Amelia Earhart Drive, four miles east of downtown Brownsville, Texas. Three airlines service the airport: AeroMexico, American Airlines and United Airlines.

Transportation from the Airport

You can take a taxicab from the airport into Brownsville. Nineteen cab companies service the airport area, including Balli Taxi Cab, Brownsville Cab, Checker Taxi and ABC Taxi Cabs. All cabs have metered rates, so the total cost of the trip depends on its length. If you're heading to South Padre Island, the airport has a shuttle service to take you to the ferry dock. It costs $1.50 to use the shuttle. If you want your own transportation, you can reserve a rental car on Orbitz.com. Five car-rental companies are located at the airport.

Climate in Brownsville

During the winter months, the temperatures in Brownsville range from the low 50s to the low 70s. The temperatures in the summer months range from the mid-70s to the mid-90s; however, the city has seen record highs of over 100°F. Rainfall is heaviest during the summer and early fall. If you want nice weather while you're in Brownsville, use Orbitz.com to schedule your trip in April or May.

Highlights and Attractions

If you're a history buff, you should visit the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site. It's the site where the first battle of the Mexican-American War was fought in 1846. Some of the other attractions in Brownsville include the Sabal Palm Audubon Center and the Gladys Porter Zoo. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights to Brownsville, you don't need a travel planner. The website has everything you need to plan your entire trip.

Flights from Detroit to Brownsville - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Brownsville?

As you can't fly nonstop from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Brownsville, TX Airport (BRO-Brownsville-South Padre Island Intl.) at the moment, a flight with a single stopover is your next best option. American Airlines, United Airlines and Qantas are popular airlines that operate on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Brownsville?

From Detroit, the distinctive sights and sounds of Brownsville are at least 3 hours and 56 minutes away. Lock in your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with a bit more legroom, and fly to your destination in comfort.

^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.