Houston, TX to Detroit, MI flights from $79

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Cheapest one-way trip

$79

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$89

Cheapest round-trip

$126

Average round-trip

$213

Nonstop flights in December

$89 – $981

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$126
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$126

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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, TX - Greyhound Station, Houston, TX Train Station, or Houston, TX - Brooke Smith when they travel from Houston to Detroit. Book your trip to arrive at Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport, or Detroit-Southwest. The distance between Houston and Detroit is 1732 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Linear Air, and Frontier Airlines. Houston and Detroit have 401 direct flights per week.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Linear Air O2YesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Houston to Detroit?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and Detroit takes around 2.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Houston and Detroit?
The flight distance between Houston and Detroit is 1732 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Houston and Detroit?
Several carriers operate flights between Houston and Detroit. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Denver, Mexico City, Las Vegas, Monterrey, Los Angeles, Guadalajara, Seattle, Orlando, London, Paris, Phoenix, New York, Cancún, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Salt Lake City, León, Raleigh, San Francisco, Washington, D.C..
What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and Denver, Phoenix, Orlando, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Atlanta, San Diego, London, Washington, D.C., Fort Lauderdale, Oakland, Tampa, Mexico City, Paris, Fort Myers, Salt Lake City.
Which airports are there in Houston?
Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.
What airports are near Houston?
The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Victoria Regional, Lake Charles Regional, Easterwood, Jack Brooks Regional, Beaumont 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, Windsor International, Toledo Express, London International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, MBS International.
What buses and trains depart from Houston?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Greyhound, Valley Transit.
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