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$159
outward: Aug 14, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 28, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$159
outward: Aug 14, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 28, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$159
outward: Aug 14, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 28, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$159
outward: Aug 14, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 28, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$166
outward: Nov 30, 2018
10:30p DTW » 7:52a SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (9h22m)
inbound: Dec 4, 2018
11:13p SAN » 5:37a DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (6h24m)
$183
outward: Nov 30, 2018
2:30p DTW » 12:57a SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (10h27m)
inbound: Dec 4, 2018
11:13p SAN » 5:37a DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (6h24m)
$191
outward: Aug 11, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 15, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:25a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h25m)
$193
outward: Aug 9, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 15, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:25a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h25m)
$213
outward: Aug 4, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 28, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$218
outward: Aug 4, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 8, 2018
5:05a SAN » 11:53a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h48m)
$219
outward: Aug 9, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 14, 2018
5:05a SAN » 11:53a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h48m)
$221
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$222
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$222
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$223
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$223
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$224
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$224
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$224
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$224
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$224
outward: Aug 4, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 11, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:25a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h25m)
$224
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$224
outward: Aug 16, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 19, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$227
outward: Aug 13, 2018
2:00p DTW » 6:45p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (4h45m)
inbound: Aug 20, 2018
8:00p SAN » 12:24a DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (4h24m)
$235
outward: Oct 25, 2018
5:05p DTW » 12:02a SAN
United Airlines 1 stop (6h57m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
5:20a SAN » 1:04p DTW
United Airlines 1 stop (7h44m)
$235
outward: Nov 30, 2018
11:55a DTW » 8:10p SAN
Southwest Airlines 2 stops (8h15m)
inbound: Dec 4, 2018
11:00p SAN » 6:20a DTW
Southwest Airlines 1 stop (7h20m)
$238
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:39p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h13m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:22a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h45m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:39p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h13m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:22a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h45m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:39p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h13m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:22a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h45m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:39p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h13m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:22a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h45m)
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Airlines operating flights from Detroit to San Diego

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Spirit Airlines
outbound: Jul 25, 2018
Spirit Airlines direct
return: Aug 1, 2018
Spirit Airlines direct
Southwest Airlines
outbound: Aug 14, 2018
Southwest Airlines 1 stop
return: Aug 28, 2018
Southwest Airlines 1 stop
United Airlines
outbound: Jul 25, 2018
United Airlines 1 stop
return: Aug 1, 2018
United Airlines 1 stop
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Aug 9, 2018
Delta Air Lines 1 stop
return: Aug 15, 2018
Delta Air Lines direct
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Aug 14, 2018
Alaska Airlines 1 stop
return: Aug 28, 2018
Alaska Airlines 1 stop

Travel tips for flights Detroit - San Diego

Information on San Diego
Route

Average flight duration: 4h33m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • San Diego, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Lindbergh Field (SAN)
  • Local time:
  • Jul 18, 2018 7:20 PM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 70ºF, max. 75ºF
  • Departure city:
  • Detroit, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport (DET)
  • Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)
  • Willow Run Airport (YIP)
  • Local time:
  • Jul 18, 2018 10:20 PM, GMT-4
  • Weather:
  • min. 67ºF, max. 80ºF

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.