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

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Detroit to Seattle 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 Seattle. Alaska & American frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Seattle flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Alaska
DTTSEA
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SEADTT
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
DTTSEA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SEADTT
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
DTTSEA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SEADTT
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
DTTSEA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SEADTT
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
DTTSEA
Tue 10/25
nonstop
SEADTT
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$267
Select
American
DTTSEA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SEADTT
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$282
Select
United
DTTSEA
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SEADTT
Sun 10/30
1 stop
$284
Select
United
DTTSEA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SEADTT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$284
Select
United
DTTSEA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SEADTT
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$284
Select
United
DTTSEA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SEADTT
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$284
Select
United
DTTSEA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SEADTT
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$284
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Frontier
DTTSEA
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SEADTT
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
DTTSEA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SEADTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$324
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Frontier
DTTSEA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SEADTT
Sat 11/19
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
DTTSEA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SEADTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
DTTSEA
Sat 11/5
1 stop
SEADTT
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
DTTSEA
Tue 10/4
1 stop
SEADTT
Thu 10/6
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
DTTSEA
Tue 10/4
1 stop
SEADTT
Thu 10/13
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
DTTSEA
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SEADTT
Wed 10/12
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
DTTSEA
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SEADTT
Thu 10/13
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
DTTSEA
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SEADTT
Mon 10/10
1 stop
$324
Select

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Seattle?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Seattle, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $289.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Seattle?

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 Seattle 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 Seattle?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $498 $324
7-14 days $360 $324
14-21 days $267 $284
21-30 days $267 $284
30-60 days $267 $282
60-90 days $329 $314
90+ days $328 $321

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Seattle

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 Seattle is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$313 $267 $267 $284 $284 $267 $337

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Seattle 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 Seattle flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Detroit Seattle American 9/29/16 10/5/16 2 $490
October Detroit Seattle Alaska 10/18/16 10/22/16 0 $267
November Detroit Seattle Alaska 11/1/16 11/5/16 0 $267
December Detroit Seattle United 12/7/16 12/18/16 1 $314
January Detroit Seattle American 1/12/17 1/16/17 1 $321
February Detroit Seattle American 2/1/17 2/8/17 1 $321
March Detroit Seattle Alaska 3/1/17 3/17/17 0 $328
April Detroit Seattle Alaska 4/7/17 4/21/17 0 $328

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Seattle

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Seattle. 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
$548
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$548 $344
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$344 $298
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$298 $284
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$284 $267
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$267

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Seattle

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 Seattle is $309.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Seattle is $267.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Seattle - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:25 16:25
Delta 5 4 5 5 5 4 5 08:30 19:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Seattle

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 Seattle. 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 Seattle is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Seattle is $296.

Detroit to Seattle Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Seattle?
Answer: The average Detroit to Seattle flight time is 5 hours.
Question: How far is Seattle from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Seattle is 1,921 miles (3,091 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Seattle?
Answer: There are 39 direct flights from Detroit to Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Seattle?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 82% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Seattle?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Seattle Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:15 AMNumber of routes searched: 228Number of itineraries searched: 231,214

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

Detroit to Seattle Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Seattle. 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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