Cheap flights from Detroit to San Francisco

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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit-Rosa Parks Transit Center, or Detroit-Midtown Bus stop when they travel from Detroit to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station. The distance between Detroit and San Francisco is 3342 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Detroit and San Francisco have 212 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Golden Gate Bridge, Big Sur, and Alcatraz.

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Check-in for a flight from Detroit to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to San Francisco?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and San Francisco takes around 5.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Detroit and San Francisco?

The flight distance between Detroit and San Francisco is 3342 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and San Francisco?

Several carriers operate flights between Detroit and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and LaGuardia, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Tampa International, Baltimore–Washington International, Chicago Midway International, Southwest Florida International, Myrtle Beach International.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Los Angeles International, Newark Liberty International, McCarran International, Orlando International, Denver International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Portland 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, Bishop International, Fort Wayne International, Akron–Canton, Toledo Express, Capital Region International, MBS International, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International, Akron Fulton International Airport.

What airports are near San Francisco?

The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.

What buses and trains depart from Detroit?

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

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