Cheap flights from Detroit to San Francisco

DTT — SFO
7 Feb — 14 Feb1
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The best prices from Detroit All airports to San Francisco are usually found in February or January, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Detroit (DTT) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to SFO flight in 2023: compare Detroit to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

DTT - SFO

Price

C$ 379 - C$ 677

SFO

Temperature

11 - 17 °C

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 112 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 504From Detroit (DTT) to San Francisco
One-way fromC$ 269One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to San Francisco

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Detroit to San Francisco at least 31 days early can save you up to 31% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 31 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Detroit to San Francisco for as little as C$ 795 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as C$ 973 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to San Francisco?

February can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Detroit with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 709. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as C$ 377. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to San Francisco (DTT - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Detroit to San Francisco at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 55% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Detroit to San Francisco in February, March 2023

The best prices found for DTT to SFO flights for February, March
7 Mar. - 21 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

12h 40m
C$ 189

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

4 Feb. - 8 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

16h 03m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

17h 23m
C$ 213

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

21 Mar. - 28 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

19h 59m
C$ 232

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/2

Detroit to San Francisco 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Detroit found for this year
7 Mar. - 21 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

12h 40m
C$ 189

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

4 Feb. - 8 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

16h 03m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

17h 23m
C$ 213

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

21 Mar. - 28 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

2 stops

19h 59m
C$ 232

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/2

Cheap Delta flights from Detroit to San Francisco

22 Feb. - 1 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 32m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 46m
C$ 459

Delta

Deal found 1/2

15 Feb. - 26 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 32m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 46m
C$ 539

Delta

Deal found 1/2

21 Feb. - 26 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 55m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 46m
C$ 542

Delta

Deal found 30/1

Cheap Frontier flights from Detroit to San Francisco

2 Mar. - 7 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

16h 16m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 50m
C$ 236

Frontier

Deal found 30/1

2 Mar. - 6 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

16h 16m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

26h 33m
C$ 253

Frontier

Deal found 30/1

14 Feb. - 25 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 53m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 29m
C$ 277

Frontier

Deal found 1/2

Direct flights to San Francisco from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to San Francisco direct flight deals
4 Mar. - 11 Mar.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 42m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 29m
C$ 796

Delta

Deal found 2/2

20 Jul. - 25 Jul.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 12m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 39m
C$ 836

Delta

Deal found 1/2

12 Jul. - 16 Jul.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 39m
C$ 849

Delta

Deal found 30/1

Last minute flights from Detroit to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Detroit, departing today and this week
12 Feb. - 16 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

11h 49m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

11h 28m
C$ 645

JetBlue

Deal found 30/1

12 Feb. - 12 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

11h 49m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 40m
C$ 824

JetBlue

Deal found 30/1

9 Feb. - 10 Feb.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 09m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

10h 58m
C$ 836

United Airlines

Deal found 31/1

One-way flights to San Francisco from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to San Francisco
26 Jun.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

28h 54m
C$ 237

Sun Country Air

Deal found 30/1

1 Aug.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 11m
C$ 269

Frontier

Deal found 31/1

9 Jul.
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

6h 46m
C$ 283

Sun Country Air

Deal found 30/1

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to San Francisco flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Detroit to San Francisco?

San Francisco is the airport most travellers will use when flying to San Francisco from Detroit All airports. Booking flights from All airports (DTT) to San Francisco (SFO) should be relatively easy as there are 6 daily flights to San Francisco from 5 different airlines. 4h 47m is how long a flight from Detroit to San Francisco will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Endeavor Airlines, Frontier, and Delta 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 San Francisco for under C$ 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to San Francisco for under C$ 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 189, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 302.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to San Francisco for under C$ 800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to San Francisco under C$ 800. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to San Francisco is less than C$ 944.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to San Francisco for under C$ 700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than C$ 700.

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

According to our current data, Frontier (C$ 236), JetBlue (C$ 361), and Delta (C$ 459) offers the cheapest pricing from Detroit to San Francisco. These flights start at 66% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Sun Country Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 237. Users have also found prices from C$ 269 and C$ 303 on Frontier and Alaska Airlines, respectively.

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

When booking a flight from Detroit to San Francisco, you may want to consider flying on Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to San Francisco?

Before booking your flight to San Francisco from Detroit, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Delta (79%), Virgin Atlantic (77%), KLM( 74%).

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to San Francisco?

The cheapest flight price from Detroit to San Francisco is C$ 864. On average you can expect to pay C$ 1,674. The most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Francisco), can usually be booked for C$ 189.

Top 4 airlines flying from Detroit to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapestC$ 216AverageC$ 322FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapestC$ 408AverageC$ 772FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapestC$ 511AverageC$ 642FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Endeavor AirlinesCheapestC$ 856AverageC$ 1,026FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to San Francisco
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
39%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
16%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Detroit to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to San Francisco
Sunday9daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday5daily flights
Thursday9daily flights
Friday9daily flights
Saturday5daily flights
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