Flights from Detroit to Albany, United States

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Detroit to Albany, New York Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:13 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Albany, New York. Major Airlines & American frequently offer the best deals to Albany, New York flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Major Airlines
DTTALB
Mon 2/19
nonstop
ALBDTT
Sun 2/25
nonstop
$377
American
DTTALB
Thu 5/16
1 stop
ALBDTT
Sat 5/18
1 stop
$494
Multiple Airlines
DTTALB
Fri 2/9
1 stop
ALBDTT
Sun 2/11
1 stop
$646

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Albany, New York?

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How far in advance should I book tickets from Detroit to Albany, New York?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Detroit to Albany, New York.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $557 $566
7-14 days $477 $486
14-21 days $447 $456
21-30 days $397 $406
30-60 days $377 $386
60-90 days $457 $466
90+ days $377 $386

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Albany, New York

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Detroit to Albany, New York is $452.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Albany, New York is $421.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Detroit to Albany, New York.

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Albany, New York - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 02:30 15:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Albany, New York

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Detroit to Albany, New York. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Detroit to Albany, New York is $236.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Albany, New York is $441.

Detroit to Albany, New York Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Albany, New York?
Answer: The average Detroit to Albany, New York flight time is an hour and 39 minutes.
Question: How far is Albany, New York from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Albany, New York is 487 miles (783 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Albany, New York?
Answer: There are 25 direct flights from Detroit to Albany, New York.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Albany, New York?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Albany, New York.

Detroit to Albany, New York Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Albany, New York. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Detroit to Albany, New York