Flights from Seattle to Detroit, United States

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Seattle to Detroit Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 11:09 -04:00

We've scanned 109,155,000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Detroit. Sun Country & JetBlue frequently offer the best deals to Detroit flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Sun Country
Sun 11/5
1 stop
Fri 11/10
1 stop
Sat 11/4
1 stop
Thu 11/16
1 stop
Major Airlines
Sat 10/7
Wed 10/18
Sat 10/7
1 stop
Wed 10/18
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
Wed 1/10
1 stop
Wed 1/17
1 stop

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 $193.

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 think 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 $618 $168
7-14 days $438 $168
14-21 days $298 $168
21-30 days $278 $168
30-60 days $278 $168
60-90 days $278 $208
90+ days $278 $212

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seattle to Detroit

We've examined 215,181,508 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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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 Frontier 9/26/23 10/7/23 1 $168
October Seattle Detroit Frontier 10/2/23 10/3/23 1 $168
November Seattle Detroit Frontier 11/1/23 11/3/23 1 $168
December Seattle Detroit Frontier 12/2/23 12/11/23 1 $208
January Seattle Detroit Frontier 1/3/24 1/8/24 1 $212
February Seattle Detroit JetBlue 2/13/24 2/16/24 1 $247
March Seattle Detroit JetBlue 3/15/24 3/18/24 1 $247
April Seattle Detroit JetBlue 4/12/24 4/15/24 1 $247

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

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$238 $168
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$168 $168
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$168 $168
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$168 $168
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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 $247.

The average price for direct flights from Seattle to Detroit is $346.

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
Major Airlines 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 01:15 18:10

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 $129.

The average price for round trip flights from Seattle to Detroit is $246.

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 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Seattle?
Answer: The distance from Seattle to Detroit is 1,920 miles (3,089 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Seattle to Detroit?
Answer: There are 27 direct flights from Seattle to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Seattle airlines for direct flights from Seattle to Detroit?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Seattle and Detroit.

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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Cheap Flights from Seattle to Detroit