Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Detroit

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Travelers usually depart from Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington Union Station, or Washington-Rosslyn when they travel from Washington, D.C. to Detroit. Book your trip to arrive at Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, or Detroit, MI Train station. The distance between Washington, D.C. and Detroit is 651 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines. Washington, D.C. and Detroit have 201 direct flights per week.

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Southwest Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

WestJet on and Mondays.

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

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

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Washington, D.C. and Detroit takes around 1.6 hours.

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

The flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Detroit is 651 km.

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

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

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

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and McCarran International, LaGuardia, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Logan International, Tampa International.

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, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, San Diego International, Philadelphia International.

Which airports are there in Washington, D.C.?

Washington, D.C. is mainly served by Washington Dulles International. But there are other airports nearby, including Baltimore–Washington International, Ronald Reagan Washington National.

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, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster, Charlottesville–Albemarle, Hagerstown Regional.

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, Fort Wayne International, Toledo Express, Windsor International, MBS International, London International, Capital Region International.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Washington, D.C., including Amtrak train, Peter Pan Bus.

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