Cheap flights from Detroit to Houston

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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, or Detroit, MI Train station when they travel from Detroit to Houston. Book your trip to arrive at George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, Houston Train Station, or Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center. The distance between Detroit and Houston is 1732 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Detroit and Houston have 199 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights9374632-5025

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and Houston takes around 3.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Detroit and Houston?

The flight distance between Detroit and Houston is 1732 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and McCarran International, LaGuardia, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, San Diego International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, Tampa International, Baltimore–Washington International, O Hare International.

Which airports are there in Detroit?

Detroit is mainly served by Detroit Metropolitan. But there are other airports nearby, including Willow Run Airport, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport.

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, Akron–Canton, Bishop International, Toledo Express, Fort Wayne International, Windsor International, MBS International, Capital Region International, London International.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Lake Charles Regional, Easterwood, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Victoria Regional.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Detroit, including Greyhound, Indian Trails, Amtrak train.

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