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Detroit to Seattle Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:59 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Seattle. Spirit & Frontier frequently offer the best deals to Seattle flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Wed 4/22
Sat 4/25
Sat 5/2
1 stop
Sat 5/9
1 stop
Tue 4/14
Wed 4/22
Major Airlines
Tue 3/17
Wed 3/25
Wed 4/29
1 stop
Sun 5/3
1 stop
Wed 3/18
1 stop
Tue 3/24
1 stop

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 $225.

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 think 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 $982 $499
7-14 days $507 $368
14-21 days $347 $334
21-30 days $277 $286
30-60 days $277 $285
60-90 days $204 $227
90+ days $225 $257

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Seattle

We've examined 57,595,778,181 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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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
February Detroit Seattle United 2/25/20 3/3/20 1 $349
March Detroit Seattle Major Airlines 3/4/20 3/10/20 1 $304
April Detroit Seattle Spirit 4/22/20 4/25/20 0 $225
May Detroit Seattle Spirit 5/2/20 5/4/20 0 $225
June Detroit Seattle Frontier 6/3/20 6/9/20 1 $257
July Detroit Seattle Frontier 7/21/20 7/28/20 1 $357
August Detroit Seattle Spirit 8/25/20 9/1/20 0 $225
September Detroit Seattle United 9/1/20 9/9/20 1 $334

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.

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$564 $474
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$474 $372
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$372 $327
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$327 $337
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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 $327.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Seattle is $376.

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 12:35 12:35
Major Airlines 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 03:25 10:54
Spirit 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 02:30 02:30

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 $156.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Seattle is $312.

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 4 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Seattle from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Seattle is 1,920 miles (3,089 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Seattle?
Answer: There are 31 direct flights from Detroit to Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Seattle?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 67% 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: Mar 24, 2020 4:59 -04:00Number of routes searched: 232Number of itineraries searched: 1,515,722

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
Alaska -
Major Airlines -
Spirit -
American CLT
American DFW
American MIA
American ORD
American PHL
Air Canada YYZ
JetBlue BOS
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines AUS
Major Airlines BNA
Major Airlines BZN
Frontier DEN
Spirit LAS
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH
United ORD
Virgin Atlantic LHR

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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Cheap Flights from Detroit to Seattle