Cheap flights from Detroit to New York

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New York (NYC)
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The best prices from Detroit to New York are usually found in April or March, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to NYC flight in 2021: compare Detroit to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
DTT - NYC
Price
C$ 191 - C$ 274
NYC
Temperature
6 - 30 °C
NYC
Rainfall
65 - 130 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 191

From Detroit to New York

One-way from

C$ 156

One-way flight from Detroit to New York

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 Detroit to New York?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Detroit to New York. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New York.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 40% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Detroit to New York within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 336.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to New York?

August can be a great time to fly to New York from Detroit with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 273. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as C$ 150. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to New York (DTT - NYC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Detroit to New York at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 37% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Detroit to New York in May, June 2021

The best prices found for DTT to NYC flights for May, June
18 May - 2 Jun
C$ 129pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Jun - 16 Jun
C$ 144pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 May - 3 Jun
C$ 151pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Detroit found for this year
18 May - 2 Jun
C$ 129pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Jun - 16 Jun
C$ 144pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 May - 2 Jun
C$ 151pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Direct flights to New York from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to New York direct flight deals
18 May - 2 Jun
C$ 129pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 May - 3 Jun
C$ 151pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
6 Jun - 18 Jun
C$ 190pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Detroit, departing today and this week
15 May - 18 May
C$ 213pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
15 May - 18 May
C$ 279pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
Direct
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14 May - 2 Jun
C$ 288pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to New York from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to New York
8:12 a.m. - 4:52 p.m.
Spirit Airlines
1 stop
8h 40m
DTW - LGA
Spirit Airlines
C$ 157
Spirit
3:00 a.m. - 4:50 a.m.
United Airlines
Direct
1h 50m
DTW - EWR
United Airlines
C$ 233
United Airlines
4:45 a.m. - 6:40 a.m.
Delta
Direct
1h 55m
DTW - LGA
Delta
C$ 362
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to New York

What airport do you fly from for flights from Detroit to New York?

Most people fly from Detroit All airports (DTT) if they book a flight from Detroit to New York. On average, All airports has 25 outbound flights to New York per day from 5 airlines. Detroit All airports is conveniently located just 0.9 km from Detroit’s city centre.

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

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Detroit to New York 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 Detroit to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines flying from Detroit to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Detroit to New York for under C$ 246 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to New York for under C$ 246. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just C$ 129, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 190.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to New York for under C$ 246 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to New York under C$ 246. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to New York is less than C$ 218.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to New York for under C$ 246?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to New York within the next 7 days for less than C$ 246.

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

On average 2 flights depart from Detroit to New York per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than New York?

Temperatures around the 30 °C's can be experienced in July. The weather in New York is hotter than in Detroit. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Detroit to New York?

Spirit Airlines and Delta can get you from Detroit to New York in just under 1h 34m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Airlines will cover a distance of 787 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Detroit to New York is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 130 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at C$ 195. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 44% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as C$ 69. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Detroit to New York for a low price.

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to New York.
Flight duration
1h 42m
Average temperature for May in New York
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in New York
96.0 mm

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to New York 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
Spirit Airlines
C$ 113 C$ 191 No cancel fee 65%
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Delta
C$ 90 C$ 270 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 74 C$ 271 No cancel fee 71%
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United Airlines
C$ 235 C$ 332 No cancel fee 69%
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards New York.
Morning 6 AM to noon 54% of DTT to NYC departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 29% of DTT to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 14% of DTT to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 3% of DTT to NYC departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to New York.
Sunday
25 daily flights
Monday
18 daily flights
Tuesday
32 daily flights
Wednesday
41 daily flights
Thursday
20 daily flights
Friday
27 daily flights
Saturday
17 daily flights
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