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Cheap Flights from Detroit to Chicago, IL, United States - DTT to CHI Last modified: Jul 31, 2016 1:09 AM

Popular flights from Detroit to Chicago Last modified: Jul 31, 2016 1:09 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American
DTTCHI
Fri 10/28
nonstop
CHIDTT
Sun 10/30
nonstop
$241
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American
DTTCHI
Sun 11/13
nonstop
CHIDTT
Thu 11/17
nonstop
$241
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United
DTTCHI
Fri 10/28
nonstop
CHIDTT
Sun 10/30
nonstop
$244
Select
United
DTTCHI
Sun 11/13
nonstop
CHIDTT
Thu 11/17
nonstop
$244
Select
United
DTTCHI
Thu 11/17
nonstop
CHIDTT
Mon 11/21
nonstop
$244
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Detroit to Chicago (DTT to CHI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $247.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Detroit to Chicago (DTT to CHI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Detroit to Chicago based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Detroit to Chicago

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Detroit to Chicago should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $353 $507
7-14 days $303 $475
14-21 days $247 $376
21-30 days $247 $365
30-60 days $247 $314
60-90 days $241 $314
90+ days $241 $314

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Chicago

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Detroit to Chicago.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$247 $247 $247 $247 $241 $247 $247

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Detroit to Chicago

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Detroit to Chicago.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Detroit Chicago United 7/31/16 8/12/16 0 $402
August Detroit Chicago American 8/20/16 8/21/16 0 $247
September Detroit Chicago American 9/1/16 9/3/16 0 $247
October Detroit Chicago American 10/28/16 10/30/16 0 $241
November Detroit Chicago American 11/13/16 11/17/16 0 $241
December Detroit Chicago American 12/8/16 12/11/16 0 $247
January Detroit Chicago American 1/13/17 1/15/17 0 $241
March Detroit Chicago American 3/3/17 3/5/17 0 $247

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Detroit to Chicago

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Detroit to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$383
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$383 $313
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$313 $247
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$247 $247
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$247 $247
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$247

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Detroit to Chicago (DTT to CHI)

Your Detroit to Chicago flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Detroit to Chicago is $312.

The average price for non-stop flights from Detroit to Chicago is $242.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Detroit to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 8 8 8 8 8 5 8 06:05 20:30
Delta 13 13 13 13 13 7 12 07:30 22:15
United 6 8 6 8 7 4 5 06:10 19:30

Detroit to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Detroit to Chicago?
Answer: The average Detroit to Chicago flight time is an hour and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Detroit and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Chicago is 227 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Chicago?
Answer: There are 168 direct flights from Detroit to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Detroit to Chicago?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Chicago?
Answer: Minneapolis - St Paul, MN

Airlines Flying from Detroit to Chicago (DTT to CHI) Number of flights searched: 143Last modified: Jul 31, 2016 1:09 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Detroit to Chicago with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Detroit to Chicago.

Detroit to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta CVG X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest ATL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Detroit and Chicago, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Detroit to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $141
Detroit to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $81
Detroit to Milwaukee American, United $310
Detroit to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $87
Detroit to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Spirit, United $147

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Columbus to Chicago American, United $194
Cleveland to Chicago American, United $215
Akron - Canton to Chicago American, United $237
Dayton to Chicago American, United $155
Flint to Chicago American, United $137
Grand Rapids to Chicago American, United $137
Toledo to Chicago American $307
Ft Wayne to Chicago American, United $171
Lansing to Chicago American, United $155
Saginaw to Chicago United $231
Kalamazoo to Chicago American, United $304
Erie to Chicago United $267
South Bend to Chicago United $719
Cleveland to Milwaukee American, United $361
Columbus to Milwaukee American, United $364
Columbus to Atlanta American, United $253
Cleveland to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $83
Columbus to New York American, United $307
Cleveland to New York American, JetBlue, United $210
Grand Rapids to Milwaukee American, United $303
Akron - Canton to Milwaukee American, United $311
Dayton to Milwaukee American, United $341

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
London to Chicago American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $341
Windsor to Chicago Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $351
Cheap Flights from Detroit to Chicago, IL, United States, from $241 Round trip from DTT to CHI