Cheap flights from Detroit, MI to New York, NY

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Cheapest one-way trip

$51

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$51

Cheapest round-trip

$98

Average round-trip

$146

Nonstop flights in December

$51 – $947

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$98
Detroit DTWNew York LGA

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$98

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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport, or Detroit-Southwest when they travel from Detroit to New York. Book your trip to arrive at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station. The distance between Detroit and New York is 806 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Frontier Airlines. Detroit and New York have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, and Staten Island.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to New York?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and New York takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Detroit and New York?
The flight distance between Detroit and New York is 806 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and New York?
Several carriers operate flights between Detroit and New York. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
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, Seattle, Atlanta, 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 New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Orlando, Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles, Paris, Barcelona, Las Vegas, Fort Lauderdale, Rome, Tel Aviv, Athens, Denver, Milan, Madrid, Berlin, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Mexico City, Munich.
Which airports are there in Detroit?
Detroit is mainly served by Detroit Metropolitan. But there are other airports nearby, including Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport, Willow Run 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, Windsor International, Toledo Express, London International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Capital Region International.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
What buses and trains depart from Detroit?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Detroit, including Indian Trails, Amtrak train, Greyhound.
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