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Fares from $21 One Way, $41 Round Trip from New York to Detroit

Prices starting at $41 for return flights and $21 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.

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Route Information for Flights from New York to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA CodeNYC
Destination Airport IATA CodeDTT
Distance507 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, LATAM Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival4:39PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:39AM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 2, 2020

Cheap upgrade to first class power outlets were not working. couldn't charge phone

Feb 24, 2020

Awesome staff

Feb 14, 2020

Please let senior take at least one checked bag for free and give seniors choice of seat in the front rows.

Jan 29, 2020

Very helpful staff when I missed my original flight due to weather-related driving conditions to the airport. They got me booked on another flight asap and were courteous and kind. I will fly Delta again in the future!

Jan 27, 2020

Although we purchased our tickets much in advance of our trip, we had the last seats on the plane both ways( no one behind us) disappointing

Jan 3, 2020

I didn’t like all the extra fees but the schedule made up for it.

Jan 2, 2020

Way too cramped seats--just take one row out, please! I'm only 5'7" and I was crunched like a pretzel.

Dec 19, 2019

We had a delay but everyone we a true champ on keeping us up to date. Even getting to Detroit- counter people help out!! Thank you

Dec 17, 2019

Thank you!

Dec 13, 2019

My coat was left on our plane. Can you advise me

Cheap Flights from New York to Detroit

Airports in New York

Three airports service the New York metropolitan area: John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. JFK is located 20 miles from Manhattan on JFK Access Road. LaGuardia is located 6.5 miles from Manhattan on Ditmars Boulevard. Newark is located 16 miles from Manhattan on Brewster Road in Newark, New Jersey. Numerous airlines service the three airports, including North American, JetBlue and United Airlines. The Orbitz.com website can find you cheap flights from New York to any domestic or international destination.

Parking and Transportation

All three airports have long-term parking options available. JFK and Newark both charge $18 per day for long-term parking. The long-term parking at LaGuardia Airport costs $33 per day for the first two days, and $18 per day for each additional day. The NYC Airporter shuttle takes passengers from New York to JFK and LaGuardia airports. The bus fare is $12.75 to LaGuardia and $15.75 to JFK. The subway also runs between Manhattan, LaGuardia and JFK. Cab fare from Manhattan runs between $30 and $50, depending on which airport you're heading to. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airports

If you need to grab a bite to eat before your flight, all three airports have on-site restaurants. Some of the dining options include McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks. Using Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from New York means that all of your travel details are handled before you arrive at the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before your flight.

Traveling to Detroit

Orbitz.com 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. Orbitz.com 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 Orbitz.com.

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, Orbitz.com can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.

Flights from New York to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

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

You'll find 3 airlines that offer nonstop services from New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), so get ready to hit that "book" button. One of these top carriers will have your ideal flight:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • American Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
What is the shortest flight from New York to Detroit?

The journey from New York to Detroit can be as quick as 1 hour and 39 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not book an impromptu getaway?

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

The carriers that have the most frequent flights between Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.) and Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) include United Airlines (UA). This well-known option operates 160 flights on the route each month. Also check out the rewarding deals from Delta (DL). Offering 153 monthly flights between New York (and vicinity) and Detroit (and vicinity), they'll ensure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

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

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 Detroit 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 Detroit with flexible change policies?

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