Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington

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Washington (WAS)
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The best prices from Detroit All airports to Washington are usually found in July or August, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to Washington (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to WAS flight in 2021: compare Detroit to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
DTT - WAS
Price
C$ 137 - C$ 219
WAS
Temperature
2 - 27 °C
WAS
Precipitation
66 - 102 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 280

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 175

From Detroit (DTT) to Washington (WAS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to Washington?

July can be a great time to fly to Washington from Detroit with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 252. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as C$ 116. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Washington (DTT - WAS)?

When flying from Detroit to Washington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 38% versus a flight in the evening.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 31 days in advance, which can save you up to 50% on flights from Detroit to Washington compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 31 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 296. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 383.

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

Flights from Detroit to Washington are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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 Washington.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Washington in December, January 2022

The best prices found for DTT to WAS flights for December, January
11 Dec - 13 Dec
C$ 234pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Dec - 12 Dec
C$ 248pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
5 Jan - 12 Jan
C$ 260pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit All airports to Washington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Detroit found for this year
11 Dec - 13 Dec
C$ 234pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11 Dec - 12 Dec
C$ 248pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
10 Dec - 12 Dec
C$ 262pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Direct flights to Washington from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Washington direct flight deals
13 Jan - 17 Jan
C$ 265pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Dec - 31 Dec
C$ 279pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
14 Mar - 16 Mar
C$ 290pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Direct
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Delta
Direct
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Detroit, departing today and this week
13 Dec - 14 Dec
C$ 234pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
15 Dec - 5 Jan
C$ 292pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
16 Dec - 4 Jan
C$ 305pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Washington from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Washington
3:00 a.m. - 7:39 a.m.
JetBlue
1 stop
4h 39m
DTW - DCA
JetBlue
C$ 188
1:00 a.m. - 6:38 p.m.
United Airlines
3 stops
17h 38m
DTW - DCA
United Airlines
C$ 289
United
2:00 a.m. - 9:03 a.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
7h 03m
DTW - DCA
Multiple Airlines
C$ 822
United

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Washington

What airport do you fly from for flights from Detroit to Washington?

If you book a flight to Washington from Detroit, you will be flying from All airports, which is the city’s only airport. Detroit All airports (DTT) is located 0.9 km from the centre of Detroit. There are 31 flights from All airports to Washington per day from 3 different airlines.

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

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

Can I find flights from Detroit to Washington for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Washington for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on JetBlue for just C$ 260, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 302.

Are there direct flights from Detroit to Washington for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Detroit to Washington under C$ 300. A good price for a direct flight from Detroit to Washington is less than C$ 320.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Washington for under C$ 300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Washington within the next 7 days for less than C$ 300.

What days are direct flights available from Detroit to Washington?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Per day, 21 flights depart from Detroit to Washington on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 29% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 19% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 24% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 29% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Detroit to Washington?

Airlines like JetBlue and Delta fly from Detroit to Washington in about 1h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 31m. Airlines will cover a distance of 620 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Detroit to Washington is JetBlue. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 260 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at C$ 265.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Detroit to Washington are JetBlue (C$ 118), Delta (C$ 133), and United Airlines (C$ 145).

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit to Washington?

Consider Endeavor Airlines (100%), Republic Airways (91%) or Copa Airlines (84%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Detroit to Washington.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington from Detroit?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington within the United States

Most visitors from Detroit need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Washington.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering Washington.

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from Washington?

Returning to Detroit from Washington

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

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Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to Washington.
Flight duration from DTT to Washington
1h 39m
Average temperature for December in Washington
10.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Washington
80.0 mm

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Detroit All airports to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Detroit to Washington 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
American Airlines
C$ 125 C$ 265 No cancel fee 71%
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Delta
C$ 170 C$ 320 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
C$ 209 C$ 316 No cancel fee 69%
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Washington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit towards Washington.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of DTT to US-WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 26% of DTT to US-WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 25% of DTT to US-WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 12% of DTT to US-WAS departures
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Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Detroit to Washington
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Washington.
Sunday
23 daily flights
Monday
41 daily flights
Tuesday
39 daily flights
Wednesday
38 daily flights
Thursday
41 daily flights
Friday
31 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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