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Houston to Detroit Last modified: Sep 20, 2019 2:52 -04:00

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

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How Much is a Flight from Houston to Detroit?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Houston to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $114.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Houston 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Houston 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 Houston to Detroit?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $164 $141
7-14 days $97 $114
14-21 days $97 $114
21-30 days $95 $114
30-60 days $97 $114
60-90 days $95 $125
90+ days $138 $114

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Detroit

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 Houston to Detroit is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Houston 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 Houston to Detroit flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Houston Detroit Spirit 9/28/19 10/3/19 0 $95
October Houston Detroit Spirit 10/17/19 10/19/19 0 $95
November Houston Detroit Spirit 11/8/19 11/16/19 0 $110
December Houston Detroit Spirit 12/4/19 12/7/19 0 $95
January Houston Detroit American 1/23/20 1/26/20 1 $114
February Houston Detroit American 2/6/20 2/10/20 1 $114
March Houston Detroit American 3/24/20 3/30/20 1 $331
April Houston Detroit American 4/6/20 4/14/20 1 $244

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Detroit

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston 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 Houston to Detroit is $209.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Detroit is $211.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Houston to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 6 5 5 5 5 3 5 00:30 13:02
Spirit 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 14:30 14:30
United 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 02:30 15:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Houston 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 Houston 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 Houston to Detroit is $73.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Detroit is $201.

Houston to Detroit Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: The average Houston to Detroit flight time is 2 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Houston?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Detroit is 1,074 miles (1,728 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: There are 73 direct flights from Houston to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Houston airlines for direct flights from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 46% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines in Houston flying to Detroit Last modified: Sep 20, 2019 2:52 -04:00Number of routes searched: 163Number of itineraries searched: 455,652

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

Houston to Detroit
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Major Airlines -
Spirit -
United -
American DFW
American CLT
American MIA
American ORD
American PHL
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines JFK
Major Airlines LGA
Frontier DEN
Frontier MCO
Spirit ATL
Spirit BWI
Spirit DEN
Spirit MCO
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United ORD

Houston to Detroit Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Houston 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 Flights from Houston to Detroit