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Fares from $80 One Way, $148 Round Trip from Portland to Detroit

Prices starting at $148 for return flights and $80 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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Flights from Portland to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Portland to Detroit?

You can fly straight from Portland to Detroit with Delta Air Lines. It's the only carrier with nonstop services from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County).

What is the shortest flight from Portland to Detroit?

Flying from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) will take you at least 4 hours and 10 minutes. Savor a wine and read a few magazines — it’s the perfect opportunity to simply relax.

What airlines fly from Portland to Detroit most frequently?

Delta Air Lines is the most frequent airline operating on the Portland to Detroit route. Select from 33 flights each month with this carrier.

Route Information for Flights from Portland to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA CodePDX
Destination Airport IATA CodeDTT
Distance1947 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesDelta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival10:36PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:36PM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 27, 2020

I was really impressed with Delta overall for this trip. The service has been wonderful, the staff very human, and I will try to pick Delta first from here on in.

Dec 6, 2019

Keep it up

May 23, 2019

Looking forward to flying again with Delta 😉

Aug 28, 2018

Keep the reclining seats.

Aug 23, 2018

I was traveling with my elderly Mother (99 y o). The staff couldn’t have been more helpful! Everyone was compassionate, kind, caring! Thanks to Delta for their amazing service!

Jul 6, 2018

Thanks for serving Biscoff and Kind Bars.

Feb 10, 2018

Very pleasant flight. Thank you

Feb 4, 2018

Excellent leg room!

Plan Your Trip from Portland to Detroit

Portland International Airport

Flights from Portland depart from the Portland International Airport, located at 7000 NE Airport Way. The airport is approximately 22 miles south of downtown Portland and is serviced by 13 airlines, including Delta, Air Canada, Frontier and United. Orbitz.com makes it easy to book domestic and international flights from Portland. You don't have to scour the Internet to find cheap airline tickets. Orbitz.com searches all of the flights available to get you a ticket with a low fare.

Parking and Transportation

The Portland International Airport offers long-term parking for $19 per day. If you plan to leave your car at the airport for more than 90 days, you need to make prior arrangements with the airport's parking office. You can take a taxi from downtown Portland to the airport for approximately $32, so if you plan to leave your vehicle for more than two days, taking a taxi to the airport is a cheaper option. Streetcars also run from the downtown area to the airport, and streetcar tickets cost $2.40. If you need transportation when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airport

If you want to grab a quick meal before your flight, the Portland International Airport has a variety of restaurant choices. You can stop in Starbucks or Coffee People for a quick snack. If you want a meal, you can eat at Wendy's, Sandoval's or Pizza Schmizza. Orbitz.com does more than book flights from Portland. The website has all of the tools you need to make sure your trip goes smoothly, giving you plenty of time to eat 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.

^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.