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Flights from Chicago to Detroit, United States Last modified: Dec 10, 2016 1:14 -05:00

Chicago to Detroit Last modified: Nov 15, 2016 1:04 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,380,543,484 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Detroit. American frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Detroit flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
CHIDTT
Sun 1/8
nonstop
DTTCHI
Thu 1/12
nonstop
$247
American
CHIDTT
Wed 1/11
nonstop
DTTCHI
Wed 1/18
nonstop
$247
American
CHIDTT
Fri 1/20
nonstop
DTTCHI
Mon 1/23
nonstop
$247
American
CHIDTT
Sat 2/4
nonstop
DTTCHI
Sat 2/11
nonstop
$247
American
CHIDTT
Sat 2/11
nonstop
DTTCHI
Wed 2/15
nonstop
$247

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Detroit?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Detroit?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Detroit based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Detroit? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Detroit.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $0
30-60 days $247 $330
60-90 days $247 $400
90+ days $247 $265

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25,388,102,110 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Detroit is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$257 $247 $247 $247 $247

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Detroit by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Detroit flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Chicago Detroit American 12/23/16 12/25/16 0 $257
January Chicago Detroit American 1/8/17 1/12/17 0 $247
February Chicago Detroit American 2/4/17 2/11/17 0 $247
March Chicago Detroit American 3/10/17 3/19/17 0 $247
April Chicago Detroit American 4/7/17 4/8/17 0 $247
May Chicago Detroit American 5/4/17 5/7/17 0 $247
June Chicago Detroit American 6/15/17 6/29/17 0 $280
July Chicago Detroit American 7/15/17 7/22/17 0 $281

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Detroit. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$350
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
$350 $294
27 28 29 30 1 2 3
$294 $275
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$275 $247
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$247 $247
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$247

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Detroit

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Detroit is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Detroit is not available.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Detroit.

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 7 7 7 7 7 5 7 07:20 21:41
Delta 10 10 10 10 10 7 5 05:25 18:30
United 6 6 7 7 7 4 4 07:30 21:05
Southwest 8 13 12 8 7 3 4 06:05 22:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Detroit. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Detroit is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Detroit is $258.

Chicago to Detroit Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Detroit?
Answer: The average Chicago to Detroit flight time is an hour and 17 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Detroit is 227 miles (365 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Detroit?
Answer: There are 172 direct flights from Chicago to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Detroit?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 36% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Detroit?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Chicago flying to Detroit Last modified: Dec 10, 2016 1:14 -05:00Number of routes searched: 82Number of itineraries searched: 209,976

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Detroit? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Detroit. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Delta -
United -
American ATL
American BNA
American BOS
American DCA
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Delta MSP
Delta CVG
Spirit LGA
United DCA
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD

Chicago to Detroit Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Detroit. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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