Beginning of main content

Earn rewards on top of your airline miles with Orbitz Rewards

Many airlines offer flexible change policies

Sign up to receive text alerts about your trip

Fares from $29 One Way, $66 Round Trip from New Orleans to Detroit

Prices starting at $66 for return flights and $29 for one-way flights to Detroit were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Need A Hotel In Detroit?

More About Flying To Detroit from New Orleans

Flights from New Orleans to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from New Orleans to Detroit?

Yes, you'll be pleased to hear that you can jet straight from New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) to Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County). Direct flights are offered by Delta Air Lines and Spirit Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from New Orleans to Detroit?

The trip from New Orleans to Detroit can be as quick as 2 hours and 25 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not grab some friends and organize a spur-of-the-moment getaway?

What airlines fly from New Orleans to Detroit most frequently?

The airlines that have the most frequent flights between New Orleans, LA Airport (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) and Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) include Delta Air Lines (DL). This well-known option offers 52 flights on the route every month. Spirit Airlines (NK) will also get you to your destination in comfort. Offering 14 flights every month between New Orleans and Detroit, it's another popular airline to look into.

Route Information for Flights from New Orleans to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA CodeMSY
Destination Airport IATA CodeDTT
Distance928 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSpirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:06AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:06AM UTC

Flights Review

Dec 26, 2019

Good flight

Nov 25, 2019

Staff on plane was very pleasant and helpful

Oct 13, 2019

Beautiful friendly staff!!

Sep 6, 2019

$50 for a checked bag 🤬😤😩

Sep 26, 2018

I was confused about why a barking dog was allowed on the plane?

Aug 18, 2018

Head rest is uncomfortable. Makes you have to lean forward at neck.

Feb 26, 2018

We had a verrrry bad experience a few years back. Spirit lost our luggage on a trip to Atlantic City, sent it to Houston. so we were very hesitant. This trip was for a cruise out of New Orleans, and all went well, there and back so yes...satisfied and will try Spirit again in future. the curse is off.

Find Cheap Flights from New Orleans to Detroit

New Orleans Airport Information

Most heading flying from New Orleans use the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Look for flights from New Orleans using and you will be able to choose from the many air passenger carriers that service the airport, including Air Canada, AirTran, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking in New Orleans

You'll never have to spend hours searching for a parking space as the New Orleans International Airport's long-term parking garage has the capacity to hold 2,500 cars. The cost is fairly reasonable at a maximum of $13 for any 24-hour period. Alternatively, there are also off-site parking operators like Park 'N Fly on Airline Drive and US Park on Airline Highways that offer free shuttle services to and from the airport.

Ground Transportation in New Orleans

To get to the airport, you can take the airport-downtown express bus (E-2) for only $2.00, but jostling with other commuters may not be convenient if you're carrying a lot of luggage. Tiger Airport Shuttle provides transportation to and from Baton Rouge, while the airport's shuttle service travels between the airport and New Orleans' central business district. You can also find cabs that charge roughly $33 for transportation from the downtown area to the airport. If you purchased your air ticket through, you may have saved enough money to treat yourself by hiring a private car or limousine service to get you to the airport on time in comfort.

Restaurants in the New Orleans Airport

Whether you are looking for a cold beverage or a light nosh, you will have plenty of choices once you reach the airport. Popular eateries include the Café Beignet in the West Terminal near the JetBlue counter, Lucky dog on concourses B and C, PJ's Coffee before the security checkpoint on Concourse C and Praline Connection on Concourse B. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use for the best deals the next time you are looking for flights from New Orleans.

Traveling to Detroit can get you cheap flights to Detroit easily by scanning its list of hundreds of airline flights to and from the area, as well as getting you sales on a hotel room and transportation.

Airports in the Area

Detroit is served by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Bishop International Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in the suburb of Romulus, 21 miles southwest of downtown Detroit. Currently, Delta Airlines carries the majority of the traffic. works closely with the airline to get the best deals for flights.

Transportation in Detroit

Bus routes 125 and 280 run to and from the airport once per hour. You can take the bus to anywhere in metropolitan Detroit; terminals are scattered throughout the city. The airport also has a rental car service. Located next to I-94, you can use a rental car to travel to Detroit and the surrounding cities. Booking rental car service is easy with

Detroit Climate Expectations

Detroit has extreme temperature variations, from upwards of 90 degrees in the summer to below zero in the winter. If you visit during the winter, expect moderate snowfall in January, and bring warm clothing, such as hats, gloves, and earmuffs to protect yourself from frostbite.

Things to Do in Detroit

The city got its nickname of "Motown" partially from the motor industry but also from its culture of soul music. Take some time out to attend the Detroit International Jazz Festival, or visit the Detroit Theatre District to attend a live Broadway show. In addition to finding cheap flights to Detroit, can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.

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