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Cheap DTW to SFO Flights

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Detroit to San Francisco route information

Origin Airport Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Destination Airport San Francisco Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United
Flight Price $226
Distance 2,074 mi





Cheap DTW to SFO Flights

  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : Yes, you can switch your departure date. If you would like to save some funds in doing so, the lowest-cost day to fly in June is Tuesday. Flexibility is key when booking travel to help keep costs down.
  • Question : How long is the flight from DTW to SFO?
    Answer : United Airlines currently holds the quickest travel time with four hours and 59 minutes. For example, you would arrive in San Francisco at 8:44 PM PDT if you left Detroit at 6:45 PM EDT. Remember, there is a time change of three hours.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from Detroit to San Francisco?
    Answer : Frontier Airlines strives to keep prices low for passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $266 and, when compared to the more expensive bookings of $991, it's quite a deal.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Detroit to San Francisco?
    Answer : Booking with Delta Air Lines means you will arrive to San Francisco about the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has an 83% on-time average. It never hurts to be prepared. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in San Francisco?
    Answer : The average time spent in San Francisco by travelers from Detroit is eight days. However long you decide to stay, give yourself plenty of time to see what makes San Francisco fantastic.
  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to San Francisco (SFO) from Detroit (DTW)?
    Answer : They vary from $266 to $991. Booking in advance can usually help you get the cheapest rate. Prices tend to be cheaper the further out you book.
  • Question : What day has the most flight time options?
    Answer : Thursday has the greatest variety of flight times for Detroit to San Francisco with 14. The day with the fewest number of times is Monday with 10 options.