Cheap flights from Atlanta to Detroit from $18

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Flight information for Atlanta to Detroit
(ATL to DTT)

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Best Price Found

$18

Fastest flight time

1h 54m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Detroit

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Detroit from Atlanta in the past 72 hours is $18. The best round-trip flight deal from Atlanta to Detroit found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $47.
The fastest flight from Atlanta to Detroit takes 1h 54m
There are no direct flights from Atlanta to Detroit. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.
There is 1 airport near Detroit: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Atlanta to Detroit

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Atlanta to Detroit?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Detroit from Atlanta is August. Most expensive is April

What is the cheapest day to depart Atlanta for Detroit?

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Thursday. The most expensive is typically Monday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Atlanta to Detroit?

at noon

Atlanta to Detroit flights are approximately 8% more expensive in the evening than at noon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Detroit from Atlanta?

Juneyao Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are the most popular carriers operating from Atlanta to Detroit

What is the cheapest Atlanta to Detroit flight route?

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fly from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County for the best Atlanta - Detroit flight prices

How far in advance should you book Atlanta to Detroit flights?

21 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Atlanta to Detroit is approximately 21 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Atlanta to Detroit, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. When booking your trip to Detroit, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. The nearest airport to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is Chattanooga Lovell Field Airport which is located in Chattanooga. In August, $66 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Atlanta to Detroit which you can find when you fly ATL — DTW.

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport (ATL) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)$66
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Chattanooga Lovell Field Airport (CHA) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)$298
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Easily compare round-trip flights from Atlanta to Detroit

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Atlanta to Detroit by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Sep 14
ATL10:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1h 54m
DTW12:19 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 17
DTW5:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 01m
ATL7:26 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
Aug 23
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 31
DTW5:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 02m
ATL7:27 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 25
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 28
DTW5:05 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL7:12 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Sep 20
ATL10:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1h 54m
DTW12:19 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 27
DTW1:43 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 03m
ATL3:46 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
Sep 6
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 10
DTW5:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 01m
ATL7:26 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 28
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 29
DTW10:39 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL12:46 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Detroit

If you're looking for one-way flights from Atlanta to Detroit, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Aug 30
ATL3:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 00m
DTW5:25 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
Aug 16
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
Oct 4
ATL2:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1h 59m
DTW4:24 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Search last-minute flights to Detroit from Atlanta

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Atlanta to Detroit
Multiple Airlines
Aug 16
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 14
DTW5:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 01m
ATL7:26 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 18
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 22
DTW10:39 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL12:46 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Aug 18
ATL3:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 00m
DTW5:25 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 10
DTW1:43 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 03m
ATL3:46 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
Aug 16
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 14
DTW2:35 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7h 05m
1 stop
ATL9:40 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 21
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 30
DTW5:05 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL7:12 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
Aug 16
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 18
DTW1:35 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 02m
ATL3:37 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Best airlines flying from Atlanta to Detroit

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Atlanta to Detroit with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Juneyao AirlinesPriceFrom $13Free CancellationRating
0.0
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FrontierPriceFrom $52Free CancellationRating
6.2
6.4

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.7

Entertainment

5.0

Food

Reviews

Was weather related delay for hours

1 / 10
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Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $55Free CancellationRating
6.3
6.5

Boarding

5.9

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.9

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

Canceled connecting flight then booked me for 8/10! I need to be in Seattle now8/4 - will never fly spirit ever again!

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $159Free CancellationRating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

One of the crew member weren’t to pleasant

1 / 10
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $182Free CancellationRating
7.1
7.5

Boarding

7.0

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.9

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

Better food.

1 / 10
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $206Free CancellationRating
6.9
7.3

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

6.3

Food

Reviews

WE LEFT LATE WE ARRIVED EARLT BUT SPENT 45 MINS ON THE RUNWAY WE THEN WAITED 2 HOURS FOR OUT BAGGAGE NO UPDATES PATHETIC ' ALSO WERE NIT MET BY WHEELCHAIR ASSISTANCE IN PHJLADELPHIA AND IT TOOK US NEARLY AN HOUR TO FIND SOMEONE EVERY ON SAID THEY HAD CALLED BUT NO ONE CAME I HAD TO WALK TIL WE EVENTUALLY BY CFANCE CAME BY THE WHEELCHAIR DESK. EVERYONE WAS MOST UNHELPFUL WHEN WE STEPPED OFF THE PLANE AND ASKED YOUR REP ABOUT THE CFAIE HER ANSWER WAS WE CONTRACT THAT OUT NO OFFER OF ASSISTANCE WHEN O COMPLAINED TO ANOTHER REP SHE TOLD ME TO WEITE A LETTER!!!!!! Pretty DISGUSTING CUSTOMER RE;ATIONS

1 / 10
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  • Delta Flights From Atlanta to Detroit

    Across 59 Delta flights from Atlanta to Detroit this week, the average price was $297, with the best Delta deals starting from $159 round-trip. 396 users have rated Delta on momondo, with an average score of 7.8/10.

  • Spirit Airlines Flights From Atlanta to Detroit

    Another popular option for Atlanta to Detroit flights is Spirit Airlines (6.3/10, 893 ratings). Spirit Airlines flies from Atlanta to Detroit around 21 times per week, with deals starting from $55 round-trip and rising to an average price of around $147.


Frontier flights from Atlanta to Detroit

Our best Frontier deals on Atlanta to Detroit flight tickets
Frontier
Aug 25
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 28
DTW5:05 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL7:12 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 18
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 22
DTW10:39 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL12:46 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 23
ATL2:19 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 01m
DTW4:20 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Aug 26
DTW10:48 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 07m
ATL12:55 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Spirit Airlines flights from Atlanta to Detroit

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Atlanta to Detroit flight tickets
Spirit Airlines
Sep 14
ATL10:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1h 54m
DTW12:19 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 17
DTW5:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 01m
ATL7:26 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Sep 20
ATL10:25 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
1h 54m
DTW12:19 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 27
DTW1:43 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2h 03m
ATL3:46 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Spirit Airlines
Sep 14
ATL5:00 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
12h 19m
1 stop
DTW5:19 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sep 17
DTW9:51 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 59m
ATL11:50 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

  • Are airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Detroit offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Detroit are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Spirit Airlines, Delta, and Frontier. You can search for the full list of airlines like Spirit Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Detroit by plane?

    Detroit is 597.0 mi away from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 1h 54m.



The main airport in Atlanta that serves Detroit flights is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). ATL is ranked as one of the busiest airports in the world. The security wait times of ATL vary at different times of the day, but the average wait time stands at 26 minutes. At ATL, you can access amenities such as onsite medical services like automated external defibrillators and an interfaith chapel. Nursing stations are also available in the airport for nursing mothers. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) is the main airport that receives flights from Atlanta to Detroit. DTW is the busiest airport in Michigan, handling more than 1,000 flights per day with a security wait time of 13 minutes on average.

Only one airline, Spirit Airlines, offers direct flights to Detroit from Atlanta. Unfortunately, other airlines only offer one or two stopover flights to DTW. Furthermore, the direct flights offered by Spirit Airlines are few. Only two flights depart from ATL for DTW, one in the morning and the other in the evening. Direct flights to DTW have an average duration of just over two hours. Direct flights from Spirit Airlines are the most cost-effective flights you will find to DTW.

You can book either one- or two-stopover flights to Detroit from Atlanta. United Airlines and Spirit Airlines offer one-stop flights, while American Airlines offer two-stop flights. Flights from Spirit Airlines have a stopover at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (FLL) with a flight duration of about nine and a half hours. If you’re flying with United Airlines, expect a stopover at either Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), O’Hare International Airport (ORD), or Dulles International Airport (IAD). United Airlines flights will have you in the air for about five and a half to six and a half hours. If you’re flying with American Airlines, you will have one stop at Charlotte (CLT) and the other at either New York (LGA), Chicago (ORD), or Philadelphia (PHL). Stopover flights from United Airlines and American Airlines are pricier than flights from Spirit Airlines. Single layovers will have a duration of anywhere between 50 minutes to two and a half hours, while two layovers can have a duration of up to four hours.


All US citizens flying to Detroit are required to show a valid form of identification upon their arrival. These include a driver’s license or state-issued enhanced driver’s license, a valid US passport, permanent resident cards, DHS trusted traveler cards, or any federally recognized photo ID. You can visit the TSA website for more alternative identifications forms that you can provide. TSA exempts children and minors from meeting these requirements.


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