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Flight information for Detroit to Washington, D.C.
(DTT to WAS)

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

Best Price Found

$59

Fastest flight time

1h 23m

Direct flights

Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun

Airports in Washington, D.C.

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Washington, D.C. from Detroit in the past 72 hours is $59. The best round-trip flight deal from Detroit to Washington, D.C. found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $126.
The fastest flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. takes 1h 23m
Direct flights go from Detroit to Washington, D.C. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: United Airlines and ANA.
There are 2 airports near Washington, D.C.: Washington, D.C. Reagan-National (DCA), Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl (IAD)

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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 May

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 evening

Detroit to Washington, D.C. flights are approximately 7% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

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

Juneyao Airlines

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?

29 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is approximately 29 days to departure

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 Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport, located in Washington, D.C. is a great option. The cheapest route from Detroit to Washington, D.C. is DTW — IAD with an average price of $148 RT during the month of June.

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport (DCA)$177
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Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl Airport (IAD)$148
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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 three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C. by changing tabs
United Airlines
Aug 17
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 23m
IAD3:23 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Aug 24
IAD6:20 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 30m
DTW7:50 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
Sep 17
DTW8:30 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 38m
DCA10:08 amWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
Sep 19
DCA6:04 pmWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
1h 45m
DTW7:49 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Oct 14
DTW12:29 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 32m
BWI2:01 pmBaltimore/Washington
Oct 16
BWI1:44 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 40m
DTW3:24 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
Oct 11
DTW5:56 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 28m
BWI7:24 pmBaltimore/Washington
Oct 18
BWI1:44 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 40m
DTW3:24 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Sep 21
DTW11:10 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 31m
BWI12:41 pmBaltimore/Washington
Sep 24
BWI1:41 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 34m
DTW3:15 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Major Airline
Jul 19
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
0h 45m
IAD2:45 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Jul 26
IAD2:00 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
0h 45m
DTW2:45 amDetroit 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, Spirit Airlines and United Airlines
United Airlines
Aug 17
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 23m
IAD3:23 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Spirit Airlines
Oct 22
DTW12:29 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 32m
BWI2:01 pmBaltimore/Washington
Delta
Oct 19
DTW6:30 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 29m
BWI7:59 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.
Spirit Airlines
Jul 3
DTW8:09 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
5h 51m
1 stop
BWI2:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
Jul 12
BWI2:30 amBaltimore/Washington
10h 34m
1 stop
DTW1:04 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
Jul 3
DTW6:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 31m
BWI7:31 amBaltimore/Washington
Jul 12
BWI5:37 pmBaltimore/Washington
11h 45m
1 stop
DTW5:22 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Jul 3
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 23m
IAD3:23 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Jul 13
IAD1:05 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 41m
DTW2:46 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Jul 3
DTW5:56 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 30m
BWI7:26 pmBaltimore/Washington
Jul 12
BWI1:44 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 31m
DTW3:15 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
American Airlines
Jul 3
DTW2:12 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4h 51m
1 stop
DCA7:03 amWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
Jul 13
DCA6:10 pmWashington, D.C. Reagan-National
1h 38m
DTW7:48 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Jul 3
DTW8:09 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
5h 51m
1 stop
BWI2:00 pmBaltimore/Washington
Jul 13
BWI5:37 pmBaltimore/Washington
11h 45m
1 stop
DTW5:22 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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

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AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Juneyao AirlinesPriceFrom $15Free CancellationRating
0.0
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $103Free CancellationRating
7.1
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

We were delayed for seven hours. It was a four hour flight and they didn’t offer food. Internet went out mid flight

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $107Free CancellationRating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

This is another disease as if you have the Internet, you are ordinary deceivers!

1 / 10
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $109Free CancellationRating
7.2
7.5

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.9

Entertainment

6.6

Food

Reviews

Veggie Food was unimaginative and tasteless, and dry. What was that its dish? Whatever it was, it was congealed and unappealing. Apart from Belfast, the movie selection was old.

1 / 10
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FrontierPriceFrom $163Free CancellationRating
6.2
6.4

Boarding

5.8

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.7

Entertainment

5.0

Food

Reviews

Frontier Airlines got me to where I needed to be with no extra services that I didn’t pay for. They even got me there a full hour early.

1 / 10
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  • 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 $107. Generally, Delta has 42 flights on this route every week with an average price of $228. Delta is rated 7.8/10 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 (7.2/10, 872 ratings). United Airlines flies from Detroit to Washington, D.C. around 20 times per week, with deals starting from $109 round-trip and rising to an average price of around $226.


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

Our best United Airlines deals on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight tickets
United Airlines
Aug 17
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 23m
IAD3:23 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Aug 24
IAD6:20 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 30m
DTW7:50 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Aug 17
DTW3:22 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4h 07m
1 stop
IAD7:29 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Aug 24
IAD6:20 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 30m
DTW7:50 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
Sep 6
DTW3:18 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
4h 09m
1 stop
IAD7:27 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Sep 8
IAD4:39 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
4h 48m
1 stop
DTW9:27 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Delta flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C.

Our best Delta deals on Detroit to Washington, D.C. flight tickets
Delta
Sep 21
DTW11:10 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 31m
BWI12:41 pmBaltimore/Washington
Sep 24
BWI1:41 pmBaltimore/Washington
1h 34m
DTW3:15 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Aug 18
DTW5:20 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 31m
IAD6:51 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Aug 21
IAD2:10 amWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
1h 29m
DTW3:39 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Sep 29
DTW5:56 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1h 32m
BWI7:28 pmBaltimore/Washington
Oct 2
BWI2:00 amBaltimore/Washington
1h 29m
DTW3:29 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

  • Are airlines flying from Detroit to Washington, D.C. offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Detroit to Washington, D.C., such as Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • 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 0h 45m.



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