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Flights from Detroit to San Jose, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AM

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Detroit to San Jose Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to San Jose. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to San Jose flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DTTSJC
Tue 10/18
2 stops
SJCDTT
Wed 10/26
2 stops
$286
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United
DTTSJC
Tue 10/11
1 stop
SJCDTT
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$298
Select
United
DTTSJC
Fri 10/14
1 stop
SJCDTT
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$298
Select
United
DTTSJC
Sat 10/15
1 stop
SJCDTT
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$298
Select
United
DTTSJC
Sat 10/15
1 stop
SJCDTT
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$298
Select
United
DTTSJC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SJCDTT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$298
Select
Alaska
DTTSJC
Thu 11/3
1 stop
SJCDTT
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$407
Select
JetBlue
DTTSJC
Thu 1/19
2 stops
SJCDTT
Mon 1/23
2 stops
$520
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to San Jose?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to San Jose, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $303.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to San Jose?

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 Jose 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 Jose?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $537
7-14 days $0 $293
14-21 days $0 $286
21-30 days $0 $309
30-60 days $0 $298
60-90 days $0 $309
90+ days $603 $314

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to San Jose

We've examined 26,779,839,826 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 Jose is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$314 $286 $305 $309 $298 $298 $309

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to San Jose 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 Jose flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Detroit San Jose American 10/18/16 10/26/16 2 $286
November Detroit San Jose American 11/8/16 11/14/16 1 $298
December Detroit San Jose American 12/3/16 12/9/16 1 $309
January Detroit San Jose American 1/11/17 1/13/17 1 $314
February Detroit San Jose American 2/2/17 2/6/17 1 $314
March Detroit San Jose United 3/31/17 4/4/17 1 $462
June Detroit San Jose American 6/1/17 6/6/17 1 $476

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to San Jose

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to San Jose. 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
$392
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$392 $298
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$298 $309
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$309 $309
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$309

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to San Jose

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 Jose is $421.

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

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

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 Jose. 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 Jose is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to San Jose is $421.

Detroit to San Jose Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to San Jose?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to San Jose Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AMNumber of routes searched: 172Number of itineraries searched: 87,471

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

Detroit to San Jose Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and San Jose. 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 San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $272
Flights from Detroit to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $282
Flights from Detroit to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $298
Flights from Detroit to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $196
Flights from Detroit to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $171
Flights from Detroit to Monterey American, United $344

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Jose - SJC

Cheap Flights from Detroit to San Jose