Cheap flights from Detroit to Chicago

DTT — CHI
24 May — 31 May1
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The best prices from Detroit All airports to Chicago are usually found in August or July, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Detroit to Chicago

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to CHI flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

DTT - CHI

Price

C$ 116 - C$ 224

CHI

Temperature

-5 - 23 °C

CHI

Rainfall

43 - 125 mm

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Average priceC$ 254Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip fromC$ 149From Detroit (DTT) to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Detroit to Chicago?

Users have found that flying from Detroit to Chicago on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to Chicago?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 30 days in advance to save up to 62% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 30 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Detroit to Chicago 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 307, or C$ 421 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Chicago from Detroit with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 233. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as C$ 103. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Chicago (DTT - CHI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Detroit to Chicago is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 25% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Chicago in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DTT to CHI flights for May, June
25 Jun. - 12 Jul.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 25m
C$ 280

Delta

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Deal found 16/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

18h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 285

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

4 Jun. - 19 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 294

Delta

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Deal found 17/5/22

Detroit to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Detroit found for this year
11 Sep. - 16 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 26m
C$ 280

Delta

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Deal found 18/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

18h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 285

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

4 Jun. - 19 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 294

Delta

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Deal found 17/5/22

Cheap Delta flights from Detroit to Chicago

11 Sep. - 16 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 26m
C$ 280

Delta

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Deal found 18/5/22

4 Jun. - 19 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 294

Delta

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Deal found 17/5/22

29 May - 30 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 308

Delta

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Deal found 17/5/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Detroit to Chicago

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

16h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

25h 35m
C$ 304

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

16h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

23h 48m
C$ 340

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

11 Sep. - 16 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

20h 25m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

25h 10m
C$ 363

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 18/5/22

Direct flights to Chicago from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Chicago direct flight deals
11 Sep. - 16 Sep.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 26m
C$ 280

Delta

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Deal found 18/5/22

4 Jun. - 19 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 22m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 294

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

2 Jun. - 6 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 295

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

Last minute flights from Detroit to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Detroit, departing today and this week
29 May - 30 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 308

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 17/5/22

25 May - 25 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 28m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 25m
C$ 334

United Airlines

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Deal found 18/5/22

28 May - 31 May
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 31m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 29m
C$ 349

United Airlines

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Deal found 17/5/22

One-way flights to Chicago All airports from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Chicago
24 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
C$ 140

Delta

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Deal found 18/5/22

20 Jul.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 27m
C$ 141

United Airlines

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Deal found 16/5/22

29 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
C$ 154

Delta

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Deal found 17/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to Chicago flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Detroit to Chicago?

Most people fly from Detroit All airports (DTT) if they book a flight from Detroit to Chicago. On average, All airports has 67 outbound flights to Chicago per day from 3 airlines. Detroit All airports is conveniently located just 0.9 km from Detroit’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from Detroit to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Chicago for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Chicago for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just C$ 280, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 333.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to Chicago for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to Chicago under C$ 300. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to Chicago is less than C$ 356.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Chicago for under C$ 400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than C$ 400.

What days are direct flights available from Detroit to Chicago?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Detroit to Chicago on average per day?

Travellers can expect 18 flights from Detroit to Chicago on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 67% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 11% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 22% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit to Chicago?

A quick flight from Detroit to Chicago can take about 1h 27m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 280. The distance between Detroit and Chicago is about 378 km. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit to Chicago round-trip?

According to our current data, Delta (C$ 280), Spirit Airlines (C$ 304), and United Airlines (C$ 335) offers the cheapest pricing from Detroit to Chicago.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Detroit to Chicago one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 140. Users have also found prices from C$ 141 and C$ 186 on United Airlines and Spirit Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit to Chicago?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Detroit to Chicago.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to Chicago?

Before booking your flight to Chicago from Detroit, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: SWISS (100%), Mesa Airlines (100%), Air France( 95%).

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Chicago?

While on average a flight from Detroit to Chicago is generally C$ 193, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 193. When looking at the most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Chicago O'Hare Intl), you can expect to pay C$ 285 for that flight.

Top 2 airlines flying from Detroit to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
DeltaCheapestC$ 170AverageC$ 263FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapestC$ 221AverageC$ 305FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to Chicago
8%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
44%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
4%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Detroit to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Chicago
Sunday56daily flights
Monday71daily flights
Tuesday69daily flights
Wednesday76daily flights
Thursday79daily flights
Friday75daily flights
Saturday46daily flights