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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Detroit, MI, United States - SFO to DTT Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:44 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Detroit Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:44 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 22, 2016 $466
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 22, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $244
Aug 22, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $244
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $244
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $244
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $244
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 16, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $261
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 22, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $199
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $199
Aug 29, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $199
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 2, 2016 $199
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $199

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTT)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $228.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Detroit based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Detroit

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Detroit.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$199 $199 $204 $244 $244 $244 $259

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Detroit

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Detroit.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May San Francisco Detroit American 5/29/16 6/1/16 1 $456
June San Francisco Detroit United 6/13/16 6/14/16 1 $248
July San Francisco Detroit United 7/17/16 7/23/16 1 $314
August San Francisco Detroit United 8/22/16 8/30/16 1 $199
September San Francisco Detroit United 9/8/16 9/20/16 1 $199
October San Francisco Detroit United 10/17/16 10/27/16 1 $199
November San Francisco Detroit United 11/1/16 11/15/16 1 $199
December San Francisco Detroit United 12/4/16 12/9/16 1 $199

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTT)

Your San Francisco to Detroit flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 San Francisco to Detroit is $333.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Detroit is $0.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Detroit
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 4 7 5 6 7 3 4 00:10 23:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTT)

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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Detroit is $153.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Detroit is $333.

San Francisco to Detroit Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Detroit?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Detroit flight time is 4 hours and 39 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Detroit?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Detroit is 2073 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Detroit?
Answer: There are 30 direct flights from San Francisco to Detroit.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Detroit?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Detroit?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTT) Number of flights searched: 203Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:45 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Detroit with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Detroit.

San Francisco to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X
Alaska PDX / SEA X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta CVG X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X
United IAD X X X X X X X
Southwest PHX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Detroit, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $343
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $203
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $208
San Francisco to Cleveland American, Alaska, Frontier, United $224
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
San Francisco to Flint American, Alaska, United $344
San Francisco to Pittsburgh American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $413
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $213

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Windsor American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $636
San Francisco to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America, WestJet $413

Cheap Domestic Flights to Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Detroit American, Alaska, Spirit, United $365
Sacramento to Detroit American, Alaska, United $404
San Jose to Detroit American, Alaska, United $419
Fresno to Detroit American, Alaska, United $526
Reno to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $391
Monterey to Detroit American, Alaska, United $408
San Luis Obispo to Detroit American, United $438
Redding to Detroit Alaska, United $520
Chico to DetroitCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Detroit American, Alaska $624
Modesto to DetroitCheck Dates
Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $207
Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $411
San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $231
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $322
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $369
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $320
Sacramento to Cleveland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $382

Cheap International Flights to Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Windsor American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $869
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Detroit, MI, United States, from $199 Round trip from SFO to DTT