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Cheapest Flights from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTW)

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

Question : Should you take that vacation to Detroit in the next 30 days?
Answer : Since low prices are preferred, look at December 29th. As of December 5th, the cheapest ticket sales are coming in 26% below the average price for this route, so you can spend that extra cash on an adventure in Detroit.

Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
Answer : With 74 total flight time options, Wednesday provides the most flexibility from SFO to DTW. Note that Saturday offers the least number of options with 43 flight times.

Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get to DTW from SFO?
Answer : If you're able to take the quickest direct flight (which is offered by Delta Air Lines), you can leave SFO at 10:50 PM PST and get to DTW at 6:14 AM EST (4 hours and 24 minutes). Remember, there is a three-hour time difference.

Question : Are prices changing frequently for this route?
Answer : Prices for SFO to DTW do fluctuate a lot more than most. Remember, the sooner you book, the more you're able to save.

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