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SFO (San Francisco) to DTW (Detroit) Flights $278.0

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Interesting Facts About Flights from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTW)

Question : What price range should you expect when booking from San Francisco (SFO) to Detroit (DTW)?
Answer : Ranging from $261 to $2,188, prices for SFO to DTW do fluctuate more than most routes in the United States. The further out you book a route, the more likely you are to save.

Question : Which airline is giving the best deals for round-trip flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)?
Answer : United Airlines is offering the best deal at $261. Better take a look quickly because prices range all the way up to $2,188 over the next three months.

Question : What is the quickest flight from SFO to DTW?
Answer : Delta Air Lines can get you there in four hours and 36 minutes. For example, if you were to leave San Francisco at 7:00 AM PDT, you would arrive in Detroit at 2:36 PM EDT (remember, there is a three-hour time change).

Question : Which airline has been the most dependable in getting passengers to their destination on schedule?
Answer : Delta Air Lines holds the best record for flights from SFO to DTW with an 87% on-time rate. If they are late for some reason though, the average delay is about half an hour.

Question : About how long is the flight from San Francisco to Detroit?
Answer : Flying from SFO to DTW typically takes about four hours and 39 minutes.

Question : Which airline is least likely to get you to DTW on time?
Answer : 100% of XOJET flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) are delayed. If you’re on XOJET, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.

Question : Have you considered flying out of an airport besides San Francisco International Airport (SFO)?
Answer : Departing from San Francisco International Airport is not the only way to get to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Try looking for flights from Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) as well. Over the next few months, flights from OAK to DTW are being priced 34% cheaper than flights from SFO to DTW. Being only 12 miles away, it's easily accessible for most.