Cheap flights from San Diego to Detroit from $31

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Flight information for San Diego to Detroit
(SAN to DTT)

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Best Price Found$92The best flight deal from San Diego to Detroit found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $92
Fastest flight time4h 17mThe fastest flight from San Diego to Detroit takes 4h 17m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from San Diego to Detroit. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Diego Airport - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.
Airports in Detroit1 airportThere is 1 airport near Detroit: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Diego to Detroit

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What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Detroit?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Detroit from San Diego is August. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart San Diego for Detroit?

Tuesday

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

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Detroit?

in the afternoon

San Diego to Detroit flights are approximately 49% more expensive at noon than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Detroit from San Diego?

Frontier

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

What is the cheapest San Diego to Detroit flight route?

San Diego - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fly from San Diego to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County for the best San Diego - Detroit flight prices

How far in advance should you book San Diego to Detroit flights?

16 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Diego to Detroit is approximately 16 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from San Diego 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 San Diego to Detroit by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Dec 6
SAN2:55 pmSan Diego
7h 20m
1 stop
DTW10:15 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Dec 11
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
8h 22m
1 stop
SAN10:22 amSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Nov 9
SAN7:14 amSan Diego
15h 33m
1 stop
DTW10:47 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Dec 8
DTW1:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
10h 07m
1 stop
SAN11:07 amSan Diego
Frontier
Nov 10
SAN1:25 amSan Diego
8h 20m
1 stop
DTW9:45 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 15
DTW1:40 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7h 50m
1 stop
SAN9:30 pmSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Nov 9
SAN7:51 amSan Diego
14h 10m
1 stop
DTW10:01 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Dec 8
DTW2:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
9h 07m
1 stop
SAN11:07 amSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Nov 10
SAN7:51 amSan Diego
14h 10m
1 stop
DTW10:01 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Dec 9
DTW1:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
9h 22m
1 stop
SAN10:22 amSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Nov 9
SAN7:51 amSan Diego
14h 10m
1 stop
DTW10:01 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 17
DTW1:00 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
15h 47m
1 stop
SAN4:47 pmSan Diego

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Detroit

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Diego to Detroit, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Dec 7
SAN9:00 amSan Diego
8h 07m
1 stop
DTW5:07 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Frontier
Oct 27
SAN2:30 amSan Diego
9h 18m
1 stop
DTW11:48 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
Nov 18
SAN1:25 amSan Diego
9h 58m
1 stop
DTW11:23 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Search last-minute flights to Detroit from San Diego

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from San Diego to Detroit
Multiple Airlines
Oct 26
SAN8:51 amSan Diego
14h 20m
1 stop
DTW11:11 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 2
DTW5:56 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18h 51m
1 stop
SAN12:47 pmSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Oct 26
SAN8:51 amSan Diego
14h 20m
1 stop
DTW11:11 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 3
DTW4:46 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23h 36m
1 stop
SAN4:22 pmSan Diego
Frontier
Oct 27
SAN2:30 amSan Diego
9h 18m
1 stop
DTW11:48 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 2
DTW5:56 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18h 51m
1 stop
SAN12:47 pmSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Oct 26
SAN8:51 amSan Diego
14h 20m
1 stop
DTW11:11 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 4
DTW7:50 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14h 39m
1 stop
SAN10:29 pmSan Diego
Frontier
Oct 26
SAN1:50 pmSan Diego
21h 58m
1 stop
DTW11:48 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 2
DTW5:56 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
18h 51m
1 stop
SAN12:47 pmSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Oct 26
SAN8:51 amSan Diego
14h 20m
1 stop
DTW11:11 pmDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Nov 3
DTW4:47 amDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30h 06m
2 stops
SAN10:53 amSan Diego

Best airlines flying from San Diego to Detroit

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Diego to Detroit with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Frontier
PriceFrom $105
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.2
6.6

Boarding

5.9

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.8

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

No WiFi. Overpriced snacks. Just charge more upfront and give more.

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $123
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $149
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.4
6.5

Boarding

6.0

Comfort

6.9

Crew

4.9

Entertainment

5.2

Food

Reviews

Seats were wide and comfortable with plenty of legroom but the ventilation/ air exchanges in the plane wasn’t great.

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $182
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.9
7.3

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.7

Entertainment

6.2

Food

Reviews

Had to change planes.

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $321
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.2

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from San Diego to Detroit offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from San Diego 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 American Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like Spirit Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is San Diego to Detroit by plane?

    The distance between San Diego and Detroit is about 1966.6 mi. Flights usually cover this in 6h 14m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Can I fly to Detroit from San Diego right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Detroit within the United States

Most visitors from San Diego need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Detroit.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

Can I fly back to San Diego from Detroit?

Returning to San Diego from Detroit

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

If you are planning to travel to Detroit at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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