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Cheap flights to Detroit, MI

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Upon arriving at your destination

Detroit is a massive city with different districts. The airport receiving Detroit flights is the Detroit Metropolitan Way County Airport. It is one of the busiest airports in the US. It has a variety of services available accommodating any international traveller. A free shuttle service is offered between terminals and the SMART bus system operates every half an hour, providing transport to downtown. You will also be able to rent a car or travel around using the Amtrak wolverine service which offers many different routes, also connecting Chicago to Detroit.

Getting around Detroit districts

Affordable ways to travel in and around this city, other than the available cheap flights to Detroit include an extensive freeway system with an abundance of parking that makes Detroit an auto-friendly zone. There is also an abundance of taxi, limousine and shuttle services. The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) offers visitors a bus service within the city. Buses are clearly marked with yellow and green colours and serve 17 routes in the central terminal system located in Detroit. An elevated rail system called the People Mover runs a three mile loop in the downtown area and is considered one of the best ways to get around downtown.

Main attractions that tourists can expect to see

Airfare to Detroit provides tourists with the opportunity to explore sights such as the Renaissance Center and the Wayne County Building. This city provides many historical and Architectural landmarks as well as a wide variety of museums and parks to explore. The Campus Martius Park is Detroit's main park which hosts several monuments. The Detroit Institute of Arts has an art collection valued at over a billion dollars and is known as one of the most significant museums in the US. Other sights include the Palmer Woods, the Greektown neighbourhood and the Hart Plaza.

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife in Detroit

Detroit has a vibrant underground scene, hailing artists from around the world. The nightlife in this city is exciting, hosting a variety of different clubs throughout the Metropolitan area. Flights to Detroit give you the chance to experience fine dining, exotic nightlife and extraordinary shopping experiences. Whether you decide to go partying at the Cliff Bells or the Vicente's Cuban Cuisine, you will experience great food, friendly bartenders and an awesome atmosphere. Other clubs in Detroit are the Rainbow Room, Elysium Lounge and the Motorcity Casino.

Major airlines flying into main airports serving Detroit Airports

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Flight information for Detroit, MI and Key facts for your journey:
The Airlines...
  • From Phoenix 12 major airlines serve the Detroit area
  • From Los Angeles 15 major airlines serve the Detroit area
  • From Atlanta 13 major airlines serve the Detroit area
The Journey...
  • The flying time from Phoenix to Detroit is typically 4 hours and most direct flights leave around 6:15a local time.
  • Phoenix is 1685 mi from Detroit
  • The flying time from Los Angeles to Detroit is typically 4 hours and most direct flights leave around 6:53a local time.
  • Los Angeles is 1992 mi from Detroit
  • The flying time from Atlanta to Detroit is typically 2 hours and most direct flights leave around 7:25a local time.
  • Atlanta is 606 mi from Detroit
On Arrival...
  • Detroit is 16 mi from Wayne County Airport (Detroit, MI).
  • Wayne County Airport (Detroit, MI)
    • Right now, 60 airlines operate out of Wayne County Airport.
    • Wayne County Airport offers nonstop flights to 149 cities.
    • Every week, at least 11,830 domestic flights and 861 international flights depart from Wayne County Airport.
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