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Flights from Detroit to Washington, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AM

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Detroit to Washington Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Washington. American frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Washington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DTTWAS
Wed 10/12
1 stop
WASDTT
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$95
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American
DTTWAS
Tue 10/18
1 stop
WASDTT
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$95
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American
DTTWAS
Wed 10/26
1 stop
WASDTT
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$95
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American
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Sat 10/29
1 stop
WASDTT
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$95
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American
DTTWAS
Sat 11/12
1 stop
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Wed 11/16
1 stop
$95
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How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Washington?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $123.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Washington?

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 Washington 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 Washington?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $335 $294
7-14 days $134 $138
14-21 days $142 $95
21-30 days $142 $95
30-60 days $142 $95
60-90 days $203 $163
90+ days $142 $95

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Washington

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Washington is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$163 $95 $95 $134 $134 $95 $142

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Washington 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 Washington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Detroit Washington American 9/28/16 9/29/16 1 $357
October Detroit Washington American 10/12/16 10/19/16 1 $95
November Detroit Washington American 11/12/16 11/16/16 1 $95
December Detroit Washington American 12/1/16 12/7/16 1 $163
January Detroit Washington American 1/11/17 1/16/17 1 $141
February Detroit Washington American 2/3/17 2/6/17 1 $95
March Detroit Washington American 3/7/17 3/14/17 0 $195
April Detroit Washington American 4/3/17 4/5/17 0 $203

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Washington

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Washington. 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
$357
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$357 $134
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$134 $163
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$163 $163
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$163 $163
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$163

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Washington

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 Washington is $95.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Washington is $142.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Washington - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 06:15 17:15
Delta 11 9 11 11 11 7 9 07:25 22:06
United 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 06:00 19:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Washington

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 Washington. 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 Washington is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Washington is $95.

Detroit to Washington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Washington?
Answer: The average Detroit to Washington flight time is an hour and 32 minutes.
Question: How far is Washington from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Washington is 382 miles (614 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Washington?
Answer: There are 112 direct flights from Detroit to Washington.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Washington?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 59% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Washington?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Washington Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AMNumber of routes searched: 213Number of itineraries searched: 424,146

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Washington? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Washington. 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 Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American LGA
American CLT
American PHL
Delta JFK
American ORD
United EWR
JetBlue BOS
United BNA
Delta LEX
United DEN
United IAH
Alaska SEA
Delta CVG
Delta MSP
Delta RDU

Detroit to Washington Airports

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