Flights from Houston to Detroit, United States

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Houston to Detroit Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:02 -05:00

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

Spirit
HOUDTT
Thu 2/15
1 stop
DTTHOU
Tue 2/27
1 stop
$136
Major Airlines
HOUDTT
Tue 2/20
nonstop
DTTHOU
Wed 2/21
nonstop
$139
Frontier
HOUDTT
Sat 2/17
1 stop
DTTHOU
Tue 2/20
1 stop
$148
American
HOUDTT
Tue 2/13
1 stop
DTTHOU
Wed 2/14
1 stop
$195
United
HOUDTT
Tue 2/20
nonstop
DTTHOU
Wed 2/21
nonstop
$219
JetBlue
HOUDTT
Fri 5/3
1 stop
DTTHOU
Wed 5/8
1 stop
$272

How Much is a Flight from Houston to Detroit?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Houston to Detroit, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $133.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Houston to Detroit?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Houston to Detroit based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Houston to Detroit?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $193 $180
7-14 days $153 $160
14-21 days $133 $149
21-30 days $133 $133
30-60 days $133 $133
60-90 days $179 $175
90+ days $173 $175

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Detroit

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Houston to Detroit is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$133$133$133$133$133 $133

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Detroit

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Houston to Detroit. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$206
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$206 $184
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$184 $133
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$133 $133
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$133 $133
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$133

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston to Detroit

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 Houston to Detroit is $257.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Detroit is $199.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Houston to Detroit.

Weekly Direct Flights from Houston to Detroit - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 6 5 5 5 5 4 5 00:30 12:55
United 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 02:45 14:47

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Houston to Detroit

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 Houston to Detroit. 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 Houston to Detroit is $160.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Detroit is $199.

Houston to Detroit Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: The average Houston to Detroit flight time is 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Detroit from Houston?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Detroit is 1,074 miles (1,728 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: There are 68 direct flights from Houston to Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular Houston airlines for direct flights from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 51% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Detroit.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to Detroit?
Answer: Nashville, TN

Houston to Detroit Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Houston and Detroit. 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 Houston to Detroit