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Flights from Detroit to San Diego, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:30 -04:00

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Detroit to San Diego Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:30 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to San Diego. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to San Diego flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
DTTSAN
Sat 11/5
1 stop
SANDTT
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
DTTSAN
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SANDTT
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
DTTSAN
Sat 11/19
1 stop
SANDTT
Tue 11/29
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
DTTSAN
Sat 11/19
1 stop
SANDTT
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$324
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Frontier
DTTSAN
Tue 11/22
1 stop
SANDTT
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$324
Select
American
DTTSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANDTT
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$348
Select
American
DTTSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANDTT
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$348
Select
American
DTTSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANDTT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$348
Select
American
DTTSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANDTT
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$348
Select
American
DTTSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANDTT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$348
Select
Alaska
DTTSAN
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SANDTT
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$400
Select
JetBlue
DTTSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANDTT
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$406
Select
JetBlue
DTTSAN
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SANDTT
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$406
Select
JetBlue
DTTSAN
Thu 1/12
1 stop
SANDTT
Tue 1/17
1 stop
$406
Select
JetBlue
DTTSAN
Thu 1/12
1 stop
SANDTT
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$406
Select
JetBlue
DTTSAN
Thu 1/26
1 stop
SANDTT
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$406
Select
Spirit
DTTSAN
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SANDTT
Thu 11/10
1 stop
$415
Select
Spirit
DTTSAN
Sat 11/5
1 stop
SANDTT
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$415
Select
Spirit
DTTSAN
Mon 11/7
1 stop
SANDTT
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$415
Select
Spirit
DTTSAN
Tue 11/8
1 stop
SANDTT
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$415
Select
Spirit
DTTSAN
Tue 11/8
1 stop
SANDTT
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$415
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to San Diego?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to San Diego, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $343.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to San Diego?

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 San Diego 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 San Diego?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $445
7-14 days $0 $378
14-21 days $0 $348
21-30 days $0 $348
30-60 days $0 $324
60-90 days $0 $324
90+ days $0 $348

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to San Diego

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to San Diego is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$351 $324 $324 $375 $351 $324 $351

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to San Diego 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 San Diego flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Detroit San Diego American 10/18/16 10/22/16 1 $348
November Detroit San Diego Frontier 11/5/16 11/12/16 1 $324
December Detroit San Diego Frontier 12/3/16 12/6/16 1 $324
January Detroit San Diego American 1/11/17 1/14/17 1 $348
February Detroit San Diego American 2/7/17 2/15/17 1 $348
March Detroit San Diego American 3/1/17 3/8/17 1 $428
April Detroit San Diego American 4/7/17 4/10/17 1 $428
May Detroit San Diego Spirit 5/13/17 5/16/17 1 $444

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to San Diego

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$424
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$424 $378
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$378 $382
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$382 $375
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$375 $351
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$351

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to San Diego

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 San Diego is $407.

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

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to San Diego - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 08:45 19:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to San Diego

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 San Diego. 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 San Diego is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to San Diego is $411.

Detroit to San Diego Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to San Diego?
Answer: The average Detroit to San Diego flight time is 4 hours and 59 minutes.
Question: How far is San Diego from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to San Diego is 1,951 miles (3,139 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to San Diego?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from Detroit to San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to San Diego?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to San Diego?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to San Diego Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:30 -04:00Number of routes searched: 187Number of itineraries searched: 211,468

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to San Diego? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to San Diego. 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 San Diego
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Delta -
Spirit -
American CLT
American DCA
American DFW
American LGA
American MIA
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Delta ATL
Delta JFK
Delta LAX
Delta MSP
Frontier DEN
Spirit LAS
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH
United ORD

Detroit to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and San Diego. 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 Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $197
Flights from Detroit to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $202
Flights from Detroit to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $127
Flights from Detroit to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $304
Flights from Detroit to Palm Springs American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $312

Cheap International Flights from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to Tijuana AeroMexico $856

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Columbus to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $333
Flights from Cleveland to San Diego American, Delta, Frontier, United $334
Flights from Dayton to San Diego American, Delta, United $365
Flights from Akron - Canton to San Diego American, Delta, United $337
Flights from Flint to San Diego American, Delta, United $336
Flights from Grand Rapids to San Diego American, Delta, United $368
Flights from South Bend to San Diego Delta, United $329
Flights from Ft Wayne to San Diego American, Delta, United $368
Flights from Lansing to San Diego American, Delta, United $362
Flights from Erie to San Diego Delta, United $324
Flights from Kalamazoo to San Diego American, Delta, United $371
Flights from Toledo to San Diego American $331
Flights from Saginaw to San Diego Delta, United $356
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $317
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Flights from Dayton to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $247
Flights from Akron - Canton to Los Angeles Delta, Spirit, United $340
Flights from Grand Rapids to Los Angeles American, Delta, United $245
Flights from Cleveland to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Columbus to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $107

Cheap International Flights to San Diego - SAN

Cheap Flights from Detroit to San Diego