Cheap flights from Chicago to Detroit

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Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station, or Chicago - Cabrini St Parking when they travel from Chicago to Detroit. Book your trip to arrive at Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, or Detroit, MI Train station. The distance between Chicago and Detroit is 376 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Chicago and Detroit have 205 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Chicago to Detroit

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chicago to Detroit?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and Detroit takes around 1.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between Chicago and Detroit?

The flight distance between Chicago and Detroit is 376 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chicago and Detroit?

Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and Detroit. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and McCarran International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, George Bush Intercontinental, Tampa International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, LaGuardia, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Washington Dulles International, O Hare International.

Which airports are there in Chicago?

Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.

What airports are near Chicago?

The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by Gerald R. Ford International, General Mitchell International, Dane County Regional, Fort Wayne International, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, South Bend International, Central Illinois Regional, Quad City International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Decatur.

What airports are near Detroit?

The main airport in Detroit is Detroit Metropolitan. It is also served by Cleveland Hopkins International, Gerald R. Ford International, Bishop International, Fort Wayne International, Akron–Canton, Toledo Express, Windsor International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Capital Region International, London International.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Greyhound.

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