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Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA Code SFO
Destination Airport IATA Code DTW
Flight Price $179
Distance 3,319 km

San Francisco (SJC) to Detroit (DTT)

Are you flying to Detroit for a much-needed vacation or is it about time for you to have a family reunion? Or maybe you're traveling for work? Hey, anything that gets you away from that desk is a win in our books. You're in the right spot to score an awesome deal on your upcoming flight from San Francisco. Whether you are an expert at navigating the friendly skies or aerial amateur, read on to see how to book a too-good-to-be-true flight.

How can you get a great rate on tickets from San Francisco to Detroit?

Hotwire has been doing this for years, so we know a few ways to get the best rate on your flight to Detroit. You can pocket that extra cash for more than just getting from point A to point B with a little know-how.

What is the cheapest day to fly?

Just like a yogi, it pays to be flexible. Our dear friends, Tuesday and Wednesday, typically have the best rates. Next, Thursday and, surprisingly, Saturday. Most like to come back from their trip on Sunday so you can save by leaving a day earlier.

Can staying the weekend get me a cheaper ticket?

Spending the weekend at your destination, like Detroit, usually means a cheaper ticket since most people fly during this time. We are all for that!

Can you save while traveling during the off-peak season?

Have good weather, will travel. For example, Europe, Hawaii, and Alaska are big hits in the summer. During spring, New Orleans, Florida, and California open their arms to tourists. Winter is prime for Mexico and the Caribbean because of its warm weather, as well as ski and snowboard destinations like the Colorado Rockies. During autumn, Northern California, the Pacific Northwest, and New England draw visitors. If you can plan your trip around these peak seasons, you'll not only save money, but you'll typically avoid the crowds. Win-win in our books.

Is that the lowest price?

Unsurprisingly, you're not the only flier waiting a great rate on a ticket from San Francisco to Detroit. You might lose your chance to get the flight and the time you like.

How else can I save on my flight from San Francisco to Detroit?

The Hotwire Hot Rate is what makes us stand out from the rest. You can get a great deal on a flight from San Francisco (SJC) to Detroit (DTT). After your purchase, you'll get the time and name of the airline, but with a little risk you can get huge savings.

Book your San Francisco to Detroit flight today

We are all about you saving as much as you can on your ticket to Detroit. Use our guide to get you that oh-so-nice price. For traveler that likes to take it as it comes, and save while doing it, go for the Hotwire Hot Rate. You'll get your flight and have more money in your pockets to do Detroit up right. So say "Goodbye" to San Francisco and "Hello" to Detroit.

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Hotwire.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.