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)

YOW - DTT
Price
C$ 292 - C$ 596
DTT
Temperature
1 - 29 °C
DTT
Rainfall
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

Average price

C$ 384

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 292

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$ 511 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 721 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$ 418. You can even find prices in April for less than C$ 418, as users have found deals to Detroit from as low as C$ 330. 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 April, May 2021

6 May - 13 May
C$ 314pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
4 May - 11 May
C$ 321pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
29 Apr - 3 May
C$ 355pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Detroit 2021 flight deals

19 Aug - 20 Aug
C$ 312pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
19 Aug - 20 Aug
C$ 314pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
4 May - 11 May
C$ 321pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Detroit

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Detroit for under C$ 378 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Detroit for under C$ 378. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just C$ 314, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 512.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Ottawa to Detroit to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Ottawa to Detroit include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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$ 252 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.

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?

United Airlines, Delta, and WestJet can get you from Ottawa to Detroit in just under 4h 06m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 40m. 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 United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 314 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Air Canada and Delta, starting at C$ 322 and C$ 395 round-trip. United Airlines is 30% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

Destination information for Detroit

Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $0.80
Average temperature for April in Detroit
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Detroit
94.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 4 airlines flying from Ottawa to Detroit

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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