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Route Information for Flights from Oakland to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA Code SJC
Destination Airport IATA Code DTT
Distance 2074 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air
Earliest Flight Arrival 9:53PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 12:29PM UTC
Dec 6, 2018

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Fly from Oakland to Detroit

If you are from Oakland and looking for a fun vacation destination, you should consider visiting Detroit, Michigan. From displays of art to recreational facilities, Detroit offers visitors lots of exciting opportunities. When it s time to leave for the Oakland International Airport (OAK), you can rent a car or you use a shuttle bus to get you there. In less than eight hours, you can fly from Oakland to Detroit.


The Motown Museum, which was founded by Esther Gordy Edwards in 1985, was used by different artists to record their music. Visitors can learn about legendary singers like Marvin Gaye from the same place. If you are a sports enthusiast, you can visit the Comerica Park, which was designed to provide room for both a theme park and baseball museum, where you can get information about the history of baseball in Detroit. You can also visit the Detroit Institute of Arts, which offers visitors the opportunity to view different artistic creations from the ancient times to now.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Oakland to Detroit, you will arrive at the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW). From there, you can opt for a rental car or use the shuttle bus service to get you from the airport to your hotel. The temperatures in Detroit vary depending on the season, with summers reaching up to 90 degrees Fahrenheit and winter temperatures recording below zero.

Flights from Oakland to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Oakland to Detroit now?

If you're puzzled about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when flying from Oakland to Detroit, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Oakland to Detroit?

There most certainly is. Delta offers nonstop flights from San Francisco Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW), which makes traveling from Oakland to Detroit easy.

What is the shortest flight from Oakland to Detroit?

With the flight from Oakland to Detroit taking a minimum of 5 hours and 9 minutes, you'll have enough time to sit back and enjoy the ride. Treat yourself to an in-flight wine or two and get comfortable in your seat with a book or movie.

What airlines fly from Oakland to Detroit most frequently?

Delta offers the most services from Oakland to Detroit, with 91 flights every month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Detroit?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Detroit have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Detroit with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Detroit without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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