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$227
outward: Dec 13, 2018
12:00p DTW » 6:31p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (6h31m)
inbound: Dec 16, 2018
5:40a SAN » 12:15p DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (6h35m)
$227
outward: Dec 13, 2018
12:00p DTW » 6:31p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (6h31m)
inbound: Dec 17, 2018
5:40a SAN » 12:15p DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (6h35m)
$227
outward: Dec 13, 2018
12:00p DTW » 6:31p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (6h31m)
inbound: Dec 18, 2018
5:40a SAN » 12:15p DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (6h35m)
$239
outward: Oct 18, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 18, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 18, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 18, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$239
outward: Oct 25, 2018
2:36p DTW » 3:52a SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (13h16m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$240
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$242
outward: Oct 19, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 25, 2018
4:37a SAN » 2:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$242
outward: Oct 26, 2018
2:06a DTW » 8:55p SAN
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (18h49m)
inbound: Oct 30, 2018
3:37a SAN » 1:21a DTW
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (21h44m)
$245
outward: Oct 25, 2018
12:10p DTW » 7:47a SAN
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (19h37m)
inbound: Oct 29, 2018
3:15p SAN » 4:15a DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (13h)
$248
outward: Oct 18, 2018
12:10p DTW » 7:47a SAN
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (19h37m)
inbound: Oct 24, 2018
4:15p SAN » 3:59p DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (23h44m)
$272
outward: Oct 1, 2018
4:59p DTW » 11:37p SAN
Spirit Airlines direct (6h38m)
inbound: Oct 11, 2018
3:15p SAN » 9:21p DTW
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h06m)
$272
outward: Dec 12, 2018
4:35p DTW » 10:53p SAN
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h18m)
inbound: Dec 16, 2018
5:40a SAN » 12:15p DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (6h35m)
$272
outward: Dec 12, 2018
4:35p DTW » 10:53p SAN
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (6h18m)
inbound: Dec 17, 2018
5:40a SAN » 12:15p DTW
Spirit Airlines direct (6h35m)
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Airlines operating flights from Detroit to San Diego

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Spirit Airlines
outbound: Mar 31, 2019
Spirit Airlines 1 stop
return: Apr 7, 2019
JetBlue 1 stop
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Mar 31, 2019
Delta Air Lines direct
return: Apr 7, 2019
Delta Air Lines 1 stop
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Mar 31, 2019
Alaska Airlines 1 stop
return: Apr 7, 2019
Alaska Airlines 1 stop

Travel tips for flights Detroit - San Diego

Information on San Diego
Route

Average flight duration: 6h33m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • San Diego, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Lindbergh Field (SAN)
  • Local time:
  • Sep 22, 2018 3:56 AM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 66ºF, max. 74ºF
  • Departure city:
  • Detroit, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport (DET)
  • Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)
  • Willow Run Airport (YIP)
  • Local time:
  • Sep 22, 2018 6:56 AM, GMT-4
  • Weather:
  • min. 52ºF, max. 64ºF

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.