Learn about flights from DTW to ORD
On this page, you'll find a collection of useful information on flights from Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.). When you're ready to search, click here for the cheapest flights!
Cleverlayover is a flight search engine for cheaper flights. We find savings by looking at all the possible ways to get from your origin to your destination, including searches that look at each possible layover location individually. For example, if you're flying from DTW to ORD, we'll search for flights from DTW to every other airport and then flights from those airports to ORD. After piecing together those flights, we can find savings that the other search engines don't show you.
The average price for Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) is $296. Historically, the price typically stays between $87 and $1056.
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By taking a clever layover, the average price of a trip from Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) is $472.
If you search for all the possible ways to fly from Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County) to a layover location and then from that layover location to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), then you could find up to $234 in savings! This trick is called a clever layover. It allows you to take advantage of all the possible routes to get from Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), not just the ones the airlines want you to see.
The probability of finding savings using a clever layover is13%
When to book
The best day of the week to book your flight is onSaturday
When to fly
Based on estimated prices found within the last 4 days, the best departure date is Tuesday, Jan 18:$77
When you fly from Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County) to Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.), you might want to take a layover somewhere. This can save you money, and it can allow you to visit another location. How do you find the right layover locations, though? Which ones will be cheapest? Which ones will be fun? Here are some popular layovers for savvy travelers going from DTW to ORD:
|Take a layover in||Origin to Layover||Layover to Destination|
|Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield Intl.)|
|Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.)|
|Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.)|
|Kansas City, MO (MCI-Kansas City Intl.)|
|New Orleans, LA (MSY-New Orleans Intl.)|
Savings from your airport
Check out recently found savings to these great destinations! If you're flying from Detroit, MI (DTW-Wayne County), you'll be able to take advantage of a clever layover if you're flying to any of the following locations. All savings were found by our users recently, though prices may change when you perform your own search.