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Flights from Seattle to Detroit, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:36 AM

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Seattle to Detroit Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:36 AM

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

Alaska
SEADTT
Tue 10/18
nonstop
DTTSEA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
SEADTT
Tue 10/18
nonstop
DTTSEA
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
SEADTT
Tue 10/18
nonstop
DTTSEA
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
SEADTT
Wed 10/19
nonstop
DTTSEA
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
SEADTT
Wed 10/19
nonstop
DTTSEA
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$267
Select
American
SEADTT
Tue 10/18
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$282
Select
American
SEADTT
Wed 11/9
1 stop
DTTSEA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$282
Select
Frontier
SEADTT
Tue 10/18
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
SEADTT
Tue 11/1
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$324
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Frontier
SEADTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
DTTSEA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
SEADTT
Wed 11/9
1 stop
DTTSEA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$324
Select
Frontier
SEADTT
Wed 11/9
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
SEADTT
Wed 10/5
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
SEADTT
Thu 10/6
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
SEADTT
Thu 10/6
1 stop
DTTSEA
Wed 10/12
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
SEADTT
Sat 10/8
1 stop
DTTSEA
Sat 10/15
1 stop
$324
Select
Spirit
SEADTT
Wed 10/12
1 stop
DTTSEA
Sat 10/15
1 stop
$324
Select
JetBlue
SEADTT
Tue 11/1
1 stop
DTTSEA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$372
Select

How Much is a Flight from Seattle to Detroit?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Seattle to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $285.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Detroit?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $549 $351
7-14 days $380 $305
14-21 days $267 $282
21-30 days $267 $284
30-60 days $267 $282
60-90 days $329 $324
90+ days $329 $326

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seattle to Detroit

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$298 $267 $267 $298 $298 $267 $298

Compare Flight Prices from Seattle to Detroit 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 Seattle to Detroit flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Seattle Detroit American 9/28/16 10/4/16 1 $486
October Seattle Detroit Alaska 10/18/16 10/19/16 0 $267
November Seattle Detroit Alaska 11/1/16 11/5/16 0 $267
December Seattle Detroit Spirit 12/12/16 12/17/16 1 $324
January Seattle Detroit American 1/12/17 1/17/17 1 $326
February Seattle Detroit Alaska 2/7/17 2/13/17 0 $329
March Seattle Detroit Alaska 3/3/17 3/9/17 0 $329
April Seattle Detroit Alaska 4/3/17 4/4/17 0 $329

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Seattle to Detroit

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Seattle to Detroit. 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
$497
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$497 $324
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$324 $313
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$313 $267
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$267 $298
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$298

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Seattle to Detroit

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 Seattle to Detroit is $321.

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

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Seattle to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Alaska 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:05 08:05
Delta 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 06:00 22:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Seattle to Detroit

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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Detroit is $222.

The average price for round trip flights from Seattle to Detroit is $313.

Seattle to Detroit Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Seattle to Detroit?
Answer: The average Seattle to Detroit flight time is 4 hours and 18 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Seattle?
Answer: The distance from Seattle to Detroit is 1,921 miles (3,091 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Seattle to Detroit?
Answer: There are 39 direct flights from Seattle to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Seattle airlines for direct flights from Seattle to Detroit?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 82% of the non-stop flights between Seattle and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Seattle to Detroit?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Seattle flying to Detroit Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:37 AMNumber of routes searched: 261Number of itineraries searched: 236,425

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

Seattle to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Alaska -
American ORD
United IAD
American PHX
American DFW
United EWR
Spirit LAS
Delta MSP
Delta SLC
Frontier DEN
JetBlue BOS
American PHL
Delta LAX
American CLT
United IAH
Delta PDX
Delta JFK

Seattle to Detroit Airports

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