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$179
outward: May 15, 2018
5:12p DTW » 4:19a SAN
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (11h07m)
inbound: May 24, 2018
5:16a SAN » 11:55a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h39m)
$240
outward: May 30, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 2, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$240
outward: May 30, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 3, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$240
outward: May 30, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 4, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$244
outward: May 15, 2018
12:10p DTW » 8:02a SAN
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (19h52m)
inbound: May 23, 2018
4:00p SAN » 4:58a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (12h58m)
$265
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:50p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h50m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:20a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h20m)
$265
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:50p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h50m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:20a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h20m)
$265
outward: May 31, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 3, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$290
outward: Sep 20, 2018
11:57p DTW » 7:14a SAN
Unknown Airline 1 stop (7h17m)
inbound: Sep 24, 2018
10:15p SAN » 4:33a DTW
Unknown Airline 1 stop (6h18m)
$290
outward: Sep 20, 2018
11:57p DTW » 7:14a SAN
Unknown Airline 1 stop (7h17m)
inbound: Sep 25, 2018
5:05a SAN » 12:05p DTW
Unknown Airline 1 stop (7h)
$294
outward: May 25, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: May 29, 2018
6:30p SAN » 4:36a DTW
Spirit Airlines 2 stops (34h06m)
$295
outward: Jun 1, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 2, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$295
outward: Jun 1, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 3, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$295
outward: Jun 1, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 4, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$295
outward: Oct 25, 2018
4:21p DTW » 11:45p SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (7h24m)
inbound: Oct 29, 2018
9:27p SAN » 3:09a DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (5h42m)
$295
outward: Oct 25, 2018
12:30p DTW » 7:16p SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (6h46m)
inbound: Oct 29, 2018
9:27p SAN » 3:09a DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (5h42m)
$295
outward: Oct 25, 2018
12:30p DTW » 7:16p SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (6h46m)
inbound: Oct 29, 2018
9:27p SAN » 3:09a DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (5h42m)
$297
outward: Oct 25, 2018
4:21p DTW » 11:45p SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (7h24m)
inbound: Oct 29, 2018
9:27p SAN » 3:09a DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (5h42m)
$300
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:50p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h50m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:20a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h20m)
$306
outward: May 25, 2018
2:30p DTW » 7:19p SAN
Unknown Airline direct (4h49m)
inbound: Jun 3, 2018
10:40p SAN » 6:40a DTW
Unknown Airline 1 stop (8h)
$313
outward: Jun 18, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Jun 21, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:25a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h25m)
$324
outward: Jun 18, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Jun 21, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:25a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h25m)
$324
outward: May 25, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:51p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h51m)
inbound: Jun 3, 2018
7:45p SAN » 12:11a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h26m)
$326
outward: May 25, 2018
2:30p DTW » 7:19p SAN
Delta Air Lines direct (4h49m)
inbound: May 30, 2018
5:05a SAN » 11:55a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h50m)
$327
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:50p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h50m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
3:00a SAN » 4:41p DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (13h41m)
$332
outward: Jun 18, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Jun 21, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:25a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h25m)
$334
outward: Jul 4, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Jul 9, 2018
7:04a SAN » 3:44p DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (8h40m)
$343
outward: Jun 18, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Jun 21, 2018
4:00p SAN » 5:07a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (13h07m)
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Airlines operating flights from Detroit to San Diego

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Spirit Airlines
outbound: May 30, 2018
Spirit Airlines direct
return: Jun 3, 2018
Spirit Airlines direct
United Airlines
outbound: May 31, 2018
United Airlines 1 stop
return: Jun 3, 2018
United Airlines 1 stop
American Airlines
outbound: Jul 31, 2018
American Airlines 1 stop
return: Aug 8, 2018
American Airlines 1 stop
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Jul 31, 2018
Delta Air Lines 1 stop
return: Aug 8, 2018
Spirit Airlines direct
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Jul 31, 2018
Alaska Airlines 1 stop
return: Aug 8, 2018
Alaska Airlines 1 stop

Travel tips for flights Detroit - San Diego

Information on San Diego
Route

Average flight duration: 4h38m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • San Diego, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Lindbergh Field (SAN)
  • Local time:
  • Apr 25, 2018 8:38 PM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 57ºF, max. 64ºF
  • Departure city:
  • Detroit, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport (DET)
  • Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)
  • Willow Run Airport (YIP)
  • Local time:
  • Apr 25, 2018 11:38 PM, GMT-4

Why travel by plane from Detroit to San Diego?

Driving from Detroit to San Diego covers a distance of around 2,400 miles and can take as long as 34 hours, or more, depending on traffic. Meanwhile, traveling by bus or train would take over two days. By comparison, non-stop flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne Country Airport to San Diego International Airport are available from Delta Air Lines, with a flight time of just 4h 45m; non-stop flights can be found with airlines including Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines and American Airlines. Even with a connection along the way, the flight time of less than 8 hours is still faster than other modes of transport.

What is there to see and do in San Diego?

The Californian city of San Diego boasts a warm climate and a number of beautiful beaches, which are popular with surfers and those looking to relax in the sun. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, San Diego's 70 miles of coastline includes beaches such as La Jolla Cove, Swami's Beach, Pacific Beach and Mission Beach. Away from the sand and surf, the city is home to attractions including Balboa Park, the Cabrillo National Monument, and the iconic San Diego Zoo.