Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, or Detroit, MI Train station when they travel from Detroit to Washington, D.C.. Book your trip to arrive at Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington Union Station, or Washington-Rosslyn. The distance between Detroit and Washington, D.C. is 616 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and American Airlines. Detroit and Washington, D.C. have 200 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting Lincoln Memorial, and National Mall.

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Check-in for a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and Washington, D.C. takes around 1.5 hours.

What is the flight distance between Detroit and Washington, D.C.?

The flight distance between Detroit and Washington, D.C. is 616 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and Washington, D.C.?

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

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, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Washington Dulles International, Chicago Midway International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and Cancún International, McCarran International, LaGuardia, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Logan International, Tampa 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, Capital Region International, London International, Akron Fulton International Airport.

What airports are near Washington, D.C.?

The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Washington Dulles International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Richmond International, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International, Trenton–Mercer, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster, Charlottesville–Albemarle, Altoona–Blair County.

What buses and trains depart from Detroit?

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

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