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Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:12 AM

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Detroit to Philadelphia Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:12 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Philadelphia. American & Spirit frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Philadelphia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DTTPHL
Tue 10/4
nonstop
PHLDTT
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$71
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American
DTTPHL
Wed 10/12
nonstop
PHLDTT
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$71
Select
Spirit
DTTPHL
Tue 10/25
nonstop
PHLDTT
Sat 10/29
nonstop
$80
Select
Spirit
DTTPHL
Tue 10/25
nonstop
PHLDTT
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$80
Select
Spirit
DTTPHL
Tue 1/17
nonstop
PHLDTT
Wed 1/25
nonstop
$80
Select
Frontier
DTTPHL
Wed 11/2
nonstop
PHLDTT
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$96
Select
Frontier
DTTPHL
Thu 11/3
nonstop
PHLDTT
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$96
Select
JetBlue
DTTPHL
Thu 12/15
1 stop
PHLDTT
Tue 1/3
1 stop
$232
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Philadelphia?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Philadelphia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $81.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia?

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 Detroit to Philadelphia 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 Detroit to Philadelphia?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $152 $367
7-14 days $71 $149
14-21 days $71 $149
21-30 days $80 $149
30-60 days $81 $150
60-90 days $81 $220
90+ days $80 $220

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Philadelphia

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Philadelphia is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$81 $71 $71 $81 $81 $81 $99

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Philadelphia by Month

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 Detroit to Philadelphia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Detroit Philadelphia Frontier 9/29/16 10/3/16 0 $152
October Detroit Philadelphia American 10/4/16 10/12/16 0 $71
November Detroit Philadelphia Spirit 11/1/16 11/5/16 0 $81
December Detroit Philadelphia Spirit 12/2/16 12/4/16 0 $81
January Detroit Philadelphia Spirit 1/17/17 1/25/17 0 $80
February Detroit Philadelphia Spirit 2/14/17 2/22/17 0 $197
March Detroit Philadelphia Spirit 3/25/17 3/28/17 0 $197
April Detroit Philadelphia Spirit 4/28/17 5/7/17 0 $137

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$152
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$152 $139
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$139 $81
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$81 $81
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$81 $81
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$81

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia

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 Detroit to Philadelphia is $202.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Philadelphia is $125.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 06:30 20:15
Delta 6 6 6 6 6 4 5 07:20 20:55
Frontier 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:15 15:15
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:19 15:19

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia

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 Detroit to Philadelphia. 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 Detroit to Philadelphia is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Philadelphia is $145.

Detroit to Philadelphia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Philadelphia?
Answer: The average Detroit to Philadelphia flight time is an hour and 41 minutes.
Question: How far is Philadelphia from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Philadelphia is 452 miles (727 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Philadelphia?
Answer: There are 91 direct flights from Detroit to Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Philadelphia?
Answer: American Airlines provides 43% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Philadelphia?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Philadelphia Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:12 AMNumber of routes searched: 169Number of itineraries searched: 156,098

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Philadelphia? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Philadelphia. 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.

Detroit to Philadelphia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United IAD
American CLT
American ORD
American LGA
American DCA
Delta RDU
Delta CVG
JetBlue BOS
Delta JFK
Delta MSP
United DEN
United IAH

Detroit to Philadelphia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Philadelphia. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $141
Flights from Detroit to Baltimore American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $81
Flights from Detroit to Newark American, JetBlue, Delta $171
Flights from Detroit to Washington American, Delta $88
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Flights from Detroit to Chicago American, Delta $204

Cheap International Flights to Philadelphia - PHL

Cheap Flights from Detroit to Philadelphia