Insights
Latest deals
Reviews
FAQs

Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. from $38

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. departing on 4/24. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
1 adult
0 bags
From?
To?
Tue 4/16
Tue 4/23

Deals available from 900+ travel sites.

"This year, momondo is the #1 place for airfares on the internet."

Cheap Detroit to Washington, D.C. (DTT to WAS) flight deals and tips

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Best Price Found

$39

Fastest flight time

1h 26m

Direct flights

Every day

Airports in Washington, D.C.

3 airports
The best one-way flight to Washington, D.C. from Detroit in the past 72 hours is $39. The best round-trip flight deal from Detroit to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $38.
The fastest flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. takes 1h 26m
Direct flights go from Detroit to Washington, D.C. every day.
There are 3 airports near Washington, D.C.: Washington, D.C. Reagan-National (DCA), Baltimore/Washington (BWI), Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl (IAD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

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 ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

January. The cheapest time of year to fly to Washington, D.C. from Detroit is January. Most expensive is November

What is the cheapest day to depart Detroit for Washington, D.C.?

Wednesday. The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

In the morning. Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights are approximately 9% more expensive at noon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Washington, D.C. from Detroit?

Frontier. American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are the most popular carriers operating from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

What is the cheapest Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight route?

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Baltimore/Washington. Fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Baltimore/Washington for the best Detroit - Washington, D.C. flight prices

How far in advance should you book Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights?

13 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is approximately 13 days to departure

How many flights depart from Detroit to Washington, D.C. on average per day?

As of April 2024, there are 42 flights per week flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C.. The most common time of day flights depart is 2:00PM, with 53% of flights taking off in the afternoon.

How many flights depart from Detroit to Washington, D.C. on average per week?

As of April 2024, there are 300 flights per week flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C.. The most common day of the week flights depart is Sunday, with 15% of flights taking off on this day.

What cabin class options are available on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights?

There are 2 cabin classes available to choose from on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights. Cabin price and availability will vary by airline so perform a search above to find the right deals for you.

Can stopping save me money on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights?

No. A direct flight is the cheapest option for a flight between Detroit to Washington, D.C..

When traveling from Detroit to Washington, D.C., the most popular airport to fly into is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport. The majority of travelers flying into Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport from Detroit are departing from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. You may be looking for an airport near Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport to land at when traveling from Detroit and luckily, there are options! You can try Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport which is located in Washington, D.C. or Baltimore/Washington Airport which is located in Baltimore. The cheapest route from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is DTW — BWI with an average price of $47 RT during the month of April.

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport (DCA)$176
Search
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Baltimore/Washington Airport (BWI)$47
Search
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport (IAD)$169
Search

Easily compare round-trip flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. by changing tabs
Frontier
Apr 24
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
Apr 27
BWI3:56 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:31 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
May 1
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
May 8
BWI6:30 amBaltimore/Washington
8h 41m
1 stop
DTW3:11 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
May 1
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
May 8
BWI3:56 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:31 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
May 1
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
May 4
BWI3:56 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:31 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
May 11
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
May 15
BWI3:46 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:21 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
May 1
DTW7:21 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
13h 17m
2 stops
BWI8:38 amBaltimore/Washington
May 8
BWI6:30 amBaltimore/Washington
11h 15m
1 stop
DTW5:45 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

If you're looking for one-way flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C., view some of our deals below provided by Delta, Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Frontier
May 3
DTW6:23 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI7:50 pmBaltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
May 20
DTW6:35 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14h 07m
1 stop
BWI8:42 amBaltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
Apr 24
DTW6:31 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14h 07m
2 stops
BWI8:38 amBaltimore/Washington

Search last-minute flights to Washington, D.C. from Detroit

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C.
Frontier
Apr 19
DTW6:23 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI7:50 pmBaltimore/Washington
Apr 22
BWI3:28 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:03 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
Apr 17
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
Apr 18
BWI6:16 pmBaltimore/Washington
7h 14m
1 stop
DTW1:30 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
Apr 19
DTW6:23 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI7:50 pmBaltimore/Washington
Apr 22
BWI3:28 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:03 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
Apr 17
DTW6:33 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
BWI8:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
Apr 19
BWI3:46 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 35m
DTW5:21 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Apr 20
DTW11:10 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
5h 02m
1 stop
BWI4:12 pmBaltimore/Washington
Apr 27
BWI6:26 amBaltimore/Washington
11h 03m
1 stop
DTW5:29 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Apr 20
DTW9:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 26m
IAD10:51 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
May 5
IAD6:00 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 32m
DTW7:32 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Best airlines flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C. with momondo
Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
FrontierPriceFrom $34Free CancellationRating
6.3
4,202 reviews
Search Frontier flights
Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $69Free CancellationRating
6.4
8,803 reviews
Search Spirit Airlines flights
United AirlinesPriceFrom $119Free CancellationRating
7.4
11,391 reviews
Search United Airlines flights
DeltaPriceFrom $139Free CancellationRating
8.0
11,206 reviews
Search Delta flights
American AirlinesPriceFrom $158Free CancellationRating
7.3
15,011 reviews
Search American Airlines flights
  • Delta Flights From Detroit to Washington, D.C.

    The lowest priced Delta flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. from the last 72 hours was $139. Generally, Delta has 59 flights on this route every week with an average price of $291. Delta is rated 8.0/10 by our users.

  • United Airlines Flights From Detroit to Washington, D.C.

    Another popular option for Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights is United Airlines (7.4/10, 11,391 ratings). United Airlines flies from Detroit to Washington, D.C. around 14 times per week, with deals starting from $119 round-trip and rising to an average price of around $254.


Delta flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Our best Delta deals on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight tickets
Delta
May 10
DTW9:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
IAD10:52 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
May 12
IAD6:00 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 30m
DTW7:30 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Apr 25
DTW7:15 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 27m
IAD8:42 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
May 1
IAD6:00 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 30m
DTW7:30 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Apr 26
DTW9:25 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 26m
IAD10:51 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Apr 27
IAD6:08 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 52m
DTW8:00 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

United Airlines flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Our best United Airlines deals on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight tickets
United Airlines
Sep 11
DTW12:15 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4h 08m
1 stop
IAD4:23 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Oct 15
IAD10:20 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 39m
DTW11:59 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Jun 1
DTW6:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 33m
IAD7:33 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Jun 12
IAD10:20 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 38m
DTW11:58 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
May 24
DTW6:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 33m
IAD7:33 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
May 27
IAD10:20 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 38m
DTW11:58 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

  • How far is Detroit to Washington, D.C. by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is 394.3 mi. By plane, this route typically takes 1h 26m.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

    Prices for flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. are updated daily.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

    The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines offering an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their age restrictions, such as regulations concerning flight duration, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel from Detroit to Washington, D.C..

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Washington, D.C.?

    The necessary travel and health documents for your Washington, D.C. trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Alternative routes for Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Grand Rapids to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time1h 43m
Cheapest price$206
Lansing to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time3h 22m
Cheapest price$178
Traverse City to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time1h 57m
Cheapest price$188
Kalamazoo to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time3h 26m
Cheapest price$213
Flint to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time3h 56m
Cheapest price$268
Bay City to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time3h 11m
Cheapest price$233
Marquette to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time4h 17m
Cheapest price$433
Hancock, Michigan to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time4h 47m
Cheapest price$303
Escanaba to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time4h 38m
Cheapest price$496
Muskegon to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time12h 55m
Cheapest price$828
Pellston to Washington, D.C. Flights
Fastest flight time3h 06m
Cheapest price$492

Similar Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights

Flexible with your destination? Broaden your search and find flights similar to your Detroit to Washington, D.C. route

Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Washington, D.C. from Detroit.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. with flexible booking policies can be found by using the search form above and then selecting our dedicated flexible booking filter, which will highlight only the flights where this policy is applied.

How can momondo help me find flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C..

I’m not ready to book a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are not ready to book a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. now, use our insights above to find helpful tips or alternatively set up a price alert, where momondo will track prices on flights to Washington, D.C. and let you know when they change.


An easier way to manage your Washington, D.C. trip

We make it super easy to schedule, organize and travel with friends or family. Trips is free — and available to use no matter where you book.

Save money when you book flights with momondo
Big names and deals
Big names and deals
Search 100s of travel sites to compare prices.
Filter for what you want
Filter for what you want
Free Wi-Fi? Stopover? Instantly customize your results.
Trusted and free
Trusted and free
We’re completely free to use - no hidden charges or fees.
Price Alerts
Price Alerts
Not ready to book? Create a price alert to track prices.

Find better results for your stay in the United States

Fly into one of these airports located in Washington, D.C.
Airports listed have a maximum distance of 22.4 mi from Washington, D.C.


Get notified when prices go down

Daily price changes in your inbox - only with Price Alerts.
1 adult
From?
To?
Tue 4/16
Tue 4/23
Email me momondo's favorite deals