Cheap flights from Ottawa to Detroit

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Detroit (DTT)
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The best prices from Ottawa to Detroit are usually found in August or May, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Detroit (DTT)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to DTT flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.
YOW - DTT
Price
C$ 291 - C$ 594
DTT
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
DTT
Precipitation
63 - 96 mm

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 291

From Ottawa to Detroit

One-way from

C$ 200

One-way flight from Ottawa to Detroit

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Ottawa to Detroit?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 24% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save up to 94% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 41 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Ottawa to Detroit from C$ 510 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 720 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Detroit from Ottawa average C$ 417. You can even find prices in April for less than C$ 417, as users have found deals to Detroit from as low as C$ 329. The month of November appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Detroit from Ottawa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 40%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Detroit (YOW - DTT)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Ottawa to Detroit in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 32% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Detroit in July, August 2021

The best prices found for YOW to DTT flights for July, August
25 Aug - 30 Aug
C$ 521pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
25 Aug - 30 Aug
C$ 556pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
25 Aug - 30 Aug
C$ 566pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Detroit 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Ottawa found for this year
12 Oct - 16 Oct
C$ 337pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
12 Oct - 17 Oct
C$ 339pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
12 Oct - 16 Oct
C$ 350pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Detroit

Late deals on round-trip flights to Detroit from Ottawa, departing today and this week
1 Aug - 7 Aug
C$ 1,184pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
1 Aug - 7 Aug
C$ 1,314pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Detroit from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Detroit
2:00 a.m. - 5:31 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
3h 31m
YOW - DTW
Air Canada
C$ 200
Air Canada
2:00 a.m. - 5:31 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
3h 31m
YOW - DTW
Air Canada
C$ 210
Air Canada
2:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
United Airlines
1 stop
9h 45m
YOW - DTW
United Airlines
C$ 375
United

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Detroit

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Detroit for under C$ 377 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Detroit for under C$ 377. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just C$ 337, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 474.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Ottawa to Detroit that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, Air Canada, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Detroit for under C$ 377 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Ottawa to Detroit, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Detroit for under C$ 1,256?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Ottawa to Detroit within the next 7 days for less than C$ 1,256.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than Detroit?

Expect the weather to be around 29 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Detroit is generally hotter than in Ottawa.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Detroit?

Air Canada, United Airlines, and Delta can get you from Ottawa to Detroit in just under 3h 31m. Your travel time can differ by up to 29m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Ottawa to Detroit is Air Canada. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 337 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and Delta, starting at C$ 422 and C$ 495 round-trip. Air Canada is 25% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air Canada. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 200. Users have also found tickets on United Airlines for as little as C$ 280.

Destination information for Detroit

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Detroit.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $0.80
Average temperature for July in Detroit
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Detroit
88.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 4 airlines flying from Ottawa to Detroit

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Detroit choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
C$ 172 C$ 359 No cancel fee 69%
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Delta
C$ 172 C$ 393 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
C$ 295 C$ 394 No cancel fee 67%
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WestJet
C$ 338 C$ 476 No cancel fee 60%
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