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Cheap DTW to SAN Flights

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Detroit to San Diego route information

Origin Airport Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Destination Airport San Diego Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines, United
Flight Price $170
Distance 1,953 mi



Cheap DTW to SAN Flights

  • What day of the week has the most flight time options?

    When you're flying from DTW to SAN, the day with the most flight times is Wednesday, with six different options. However, with only three flight times, Saturday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.
  • How many flights are there per day from Detroit to San Diego?

    The number does differ by the day of the week, but on average, you can expect five different choices of flight times when you book. That is lower than the national average of nine.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Detroit to San Diego?

    Booking with NetJets Aviation means you will arrive to San Diego around the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 100% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly to San Diego?

    If you are needing to save cash, look at Nov 13th. As of Oct 14th, it's showing the cheapest ticket at $171. That is 55% below the average for this route, so you can spend the savings on an adventure rather than the flight.
  • What is the cheapest airline flying from Detroit to San Diego?

    Ticket costs are hitting as high as $1,565 over the next three months when flying to SAN from DTW. Check out Spirit Airlines, as they have been booking customers at just $165.
  • How much is a plane ticket to San Diego (SAN) from Detroit (DTW)?

    Cost can range from $165 to $1,565, prices for DTW to SAN fluctuate less than most routes in the United States. However, usually the sooner you book, the better the price.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from Detroit to San Diego is on Wednesday. If you are trying to save a bit of money on your next business trip look for flights on that day.

Detroit to San Diego Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Detroit to San Diego will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring San Diego.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at, we’ll pair you up with DTW to SAN flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Detroit for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to SAN with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

All set to hit the clouds? Book your travel arrangements with us today and have left-over money to put toward your travel outings and adventures.

Oct 3, 2019

Wish I could have picked my seat

Sep 8, 2019

Great flight

Jul 11, 2019

We were not aware that’s meal was not included

May 29, 2019

arrived ahead of schedule, i would fly spirit airlines again!

Mar 17, 2019

It was great!

Nov 16, 2018

Seats are too close together

Oct 21, 2018

Other than using the Spirit App, everything else was great

Sep 17, 2018

Great flight crew.

Sep 11, 2018

No complaints at all. A smooth pleasant trip.

Sep 9, 2018

Engaged flight attendants, put in extra effort.

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