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Below you can see the best fares for your route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Detroit to San Francisco by changing tabs
Quickest
Cheapest
Frontier
Frontier
05 Oct
DTW
6:49 am
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
14h 26m
1 Stop
6:15 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
Frontier
08 Oct
SFO
4:03 am
San Francisco airport
7h 05m
1 Stop
2:08 pm
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
216 USD
Frontier
Frontier
04 Sep
DTW
6:50 am
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
14h 35m
1 Stop
6:25 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
Frontier
17 Sep
SFO
5:59 pm
San Francisco airport
16h 58m
1 Stop
1:57 pm
+1
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
236 USD
Frontier
Frontier
10 Sep
DTW
4:35 am
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
10h 56m
1 Stop
12:31 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
Frontier
14 Sep
SFO
5:59 pm
San Francisco airport
17h 09m
1 Stop
2:08 pm
+1
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
236 USD
Delta
Delta
20 Aug
DTW
4:25 am
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
5h 05m
6:30 am
SFO
San Francisco airport
Delta
03 Sep
SFO
4:35 am
San Francisco airport
4h 42m
12:17 pm
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
367 USD
Delta
Delta
21 Aug
DTW
4:40 pm
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
5h 13m
6:53 pm
SFO
San Francisco airport
Delta
04 Sep
SFO
4:35 am
San Francisco airport
4h 42m
12:17 pm
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
367 USD
United Airlines
United Airlines
21 Sep
DTW
2:00 am
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
6h 40m
1 Stop
5:40 am
SFO
San Francisco airport
United Airlines
01 Oct
SFO
4:03 am
San Francisco airport
7h 05m
1 Stop
2:08 pm
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport
316 USD

How to get the cheapest flight from Detroit to San Francisco

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight for your trip
CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY
May
The cheapest time of year to fly to San Francisco from Detroit is May. Most expensive is January
CHEAPEST DAY TO FLY
Wednesday
The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday
CHEAPEST TIME TO FLY
at noon
Detroit to San Francisco flights are approximately 113% more expensive in the afternoon than at noon
CHEAPEST AIRLINE
Frontier
Frontier, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Detroit to San Francisco
CHEAPEST ROUTE
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Francisco
Fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to San Francisco for the best Detroit - San Francisco flight prices
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
SFO
San Francisco
CHEAPEST TIME TO BOOK
50 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from Detroit to San Francisco is approximately 50 days to departure
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Days before departure
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Flight information for Detroit to San Francisco

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Detroit to San Francisco
Fastest flight time
5h 1m
The fastest flight from Detroit to San Francisco takes 5h 1m.
Direct flights
Every day
Direct flights go from Detroit to San Francisco every day.
Airports in San Francisco
1 airport
There is 1 airport near San Francisco: San Francisco (SFO)

Alternative routes for Detroit to San Francisco

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Cleveland to San Francisco
Fastest flight time
5h 07m
Cheapest price
153 USD

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Flights to San Francisco from:

  • Detroit
  • Michigan
  • United States
  • North America
*Flight prices to San Francisco are based on prices for economy tickets found by momondo users during searches within the last 72 hours. These prices may no longer be available.