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Detroit DTWAtlanta ATL

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$59

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Detroit DTWAtlanta ATL

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$29

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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, Detroit-Southwest, or Willow Run Airport when they travel from Detroit to Atlanta. Book your trip to arrive at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Atlanta Bus Station, Atlanta - Peachtree, Atlanta-Civic Center Bus stop, or DeKalb–Peachtree. The distance between Detroit and Atlanta is 959 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines. Detroit and Atlanta have 257 direct flights per week.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

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Most travelers from Detroit, DTW can enter Atlanta, ATL.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to Atlanta?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and Atlanta takes around 2.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Detroit and Atlanta?
The flight distance between Detroit and Atlanta is 959 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and Atlanta?
Several carriers operate flights between Detroit and Atlanta. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and Orlando, Phoenix, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, London, San Diego, San Francisco, New York, Seattle, Austin, Mexico City, Washington, D.C., Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Tampa, Guadalajara, Miami, Salt Lake City, Paris.
What are the most popular routes to and from Atlanta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Atlanta and New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Orlando, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Miami, Denver, Salt Lake City, Washington, D.C., Sacramento, Chicago, Seattle, London, Phoenix, Fort Lauderdale, San Juan, San Diego, Houston, Mexico City.
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, Fort Wayne International, Toledo Express, Windsor International, MBS International, London International, Capital Region International.
What airports are near Atlanta?
The main airport in Atlanta is Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. It is also served by McGhee Tyson, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Chattanooga Metropolitan, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International, Augusta Regional, Middle Georgia Regional, Montgomery Regional, Athens Ben Epps, Columbus Metropolitan, Southwest Georgia Regional.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Detroit and Atlanta?
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