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Cheap Flights to Detroit

Popular in November High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest in April Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price C$ 426 Average for round-trip flights in October 2020
Round-trip from C$ 338 From Toronto to Detroit
One-way from C$ 180 One-way flight from Toronto to Detroit
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheapest prices for Detroit flights by month

January
C$ 369
February
C$ 400
March
C$ 462
April
C$ 488
May
C$ 403
June
C$ 416
July
C$ 458
August
C$ 432
September
C$ 409
October
C$ 419
November
C$ 425
December
C$ 447
Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Detroit. Flying to Detroit in April will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Detroit?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
YTO - DTT
Price
C$ 369 - C$ 685
DTT
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
DTT
Rainfall
63 - 96 mm
January is typically the best time to fly to Detroit, but there are other times where great deals are available. July tends to be the warmest period in Detroit so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. May is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

When is the best time to book a flight to Detroit?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Detroit, you should look to book at least 40 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Detroit?

The cheapest day to fly to Detroit is usually Thursday. At the moment, Sunday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Detroit?

To get the best value, try booking a flight at noon when visiting Detroit. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the evening as these tend to have higher demand.

Hop off your Detroit flight, grab the keys to your Model T and turn up the Motown music as you drive through Motor City. While your flight to Detroit might be music-less, there’s no stopping the beat once you hit the streets. Detroit got its nickname, “Motor City,” after Henry Ford rolled the first car off the assembly line in Detroit. Today, Detroit is still centre for automobile production but thanks to flights to Detroit, there’s more to the transportation industry than just Fort Thunderbirds and classic Mustangs.

Tourists booking airline tickets Detroit and accommodations will find themselves in the entertainment hub of the Midwest. Many travellers leave their Detroit flight and head straight to Hitsville USA, where the Motown Sound comes to life and continues to play. But there are other attractions for visitors booking flights to Detroit. The Detroit Museum of Art and the Renaissance Centre are huge tourists. Detroit sports fans can book Detroit flights during football season and cheer on the NFL Lions, or find cheap flights to Detroit during hockey season and root for the Detroit Red Wings.

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Detroit climate

Winters in Detroit are bitter cold and snowy, with icy winds and temperatures below freezing. Spring is damp and chilly with temperatures ranging from the 0 to 15 degrees. June starts to get warm, and July and August are hot and humid with temperatures in the 20s. The September and October temperatures start to go down to the -10s. July tends to be the hottest month and January the coldest. 

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When is the best time to fly to Detroit?

Peak Seasons:

Summer is the most popular time to visit the Midwest and the Great Lakes, and July and August are when prices for flights to Detroit tend to be the highest.

Fall foliage season starts around mid-September, and the colours reach their peak by mid-October.

Off Season:

Winter and early spring is the off season; however, despite the bitter winters, visitors come to Michigan for downhill skiing.

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Getting around Detroit

The best way to get around the Motor City is by car. Detroit is easy to drive through, and there are plenty of parking spots. Bring a good map, since many downtown streets are one way, and avoid driving in rush hour. The People Mover runs on an elevated track in a five kilometre loop downtown. If you need a taxi, you can hail one on the street.    

 

 

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