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Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit, United States Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:35 -05:00

Philadelphia to Detroit Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:35 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,900,004,488 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Detroit. American & Spirit frequently offer the best deals to Detroit flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
PHLDTT
Tue 2/7
nonstop
DTTPHL
Wed 2/8
nonstop
Spirit
PHLDTT
Tue 1/10
nonstop
DTTPHL
Fri 1/13
nonstop
Frontier
PHLDTT
Fri 12/16
nonstop
DTTPHL
Sun 12/18
nonstop
JetBlue
PHLDTT
Fri 2/10
1 stop
DTTPHL
Sun 2/12
1 stop
$223

How Much is a Flight from Philadelphia to Detroit? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $87.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit?

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 Philadelphia to Detroit 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 Philadelphia to Detroit? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $137 $379
7-14 days $78 $256
14-21 days $97 $158
21-30 days $97 $158
30-60 days $77 $156
60-90 days $77 $157
90+ days $115 $176

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27,908,060,797 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Philadelphia to Detroit is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$89 $77 $124 $79 $79 $78 $78

Compare Flight Prices from Philadelphia to Detroit by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Philadelphia to Detroit flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Philadelphia Detroit American 12/17/16 12/20/16 0 $78
January Philadelphia Detroit American 1/22/17 1/24/17 0 $78
February Philadelphia Detroit American 2/7/17 2/8/17 0 $77
March Philadelphia Detroit American 3/9/17 3/21/17 0 $115
April Philadelphia Detroit Spirit 4/27/17 5/6/17 0 $125
May Philadelphia Detroit Spirit 5/2/17 5/9/17 0 $125
June Philadelphia Detroit Spirit 6/6/17 6/20/17 0 $203
July Philadelphia Detroit Spirit 7/19/17 8/8/17 0 $203

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$78
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$78 $268
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$268 $125
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$125 $107
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$107 $79
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$79

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Philadelphia to Detroit is $198.

The average price for direct flights from Philadelphia to Detroit is $139.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 6 6 6 6 5 5 09:02 20:50
Delta 4 4 4 4 4 4 2 05:45 17:10
Frontier 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:30 13:30
Spirit 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:35 12:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Philadelphia to Detroit. 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 Philadelphia to Detroit is $83.

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

Philadelphia to Detroit Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Detroit?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to Detroit flight time is an hour and 49 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to Detroit is 452 miles (727 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to Detroit?
Answer: There are 74 direct flights from Philadelphia to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Philadelphia airlines for direct flights from Philadelphia to Detroit?
Answer: American Airlines provides 51% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to Detroit?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Philadelphia flying to Detroit Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:35 -05:00Number of routes searched: 135Number of itineraries searched: 187,712

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

Philadelphia to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Delta -
Frontier -
Spirit -
American ATL
American BDL
American BNA
American BOS
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Delta ATL
Delta CVG
Delta JFK
Delta MSP
United DEN
United IAD
United ORD

Philadelphia to Detroit Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Philadelphia and Detroit. 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 Philadelphia - PHL Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:35 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Philadelphia to Chicago$243

Cheap International Flights to Detroit - DTT Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:35 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit