Flights From Vancouver BC to Detroit, Michigan
Flights from Vancouver, BC to Detroit, Michigan are available with several major US and Canadian airlines including; Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta, Alaska Airlines, US Airways, United and Continental Airlines. The Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) handles over thirty million passengers per year. The airport is an important air hub for Delta Air Lines.
Air Canada Flights to Detroit from Vancouver
There are no direct flights with Air Canada from the Vancouver International Airport (YVR). Air Canada have several one stop flights to Detroit. The connection city in Canada is Toronto, Ontario at the Pearson International Airport (YYZ). It is a non-stop flight from YVR to YYZ. The flight from Toronto is direct, non-stop to DTW with Air Canada's regional airlines, Air Canada Jazz and Air Georgian.
Most Canadians are familiar with Air Canada Jazz. The smaller regional airline, Air Georgian is based in Ontario. The majority of their fleet of aircraft are Beechcraft 1900. This a 19 seat turboprop airplane.
Alaska and their sister airline, Horizon Air have a code sharing alliance with Delta Air Lines. You can fly to Detroit from Vancouver with an Alaska Airlines ticket code. The first part of the flight is from YVR to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport on Horizon Air. From Seattle, it is a direct non-stop flight to Detroit on Delta.
The most frequent one-stop flight on American Airlines is a connection in Dallas. The Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is American's main air hub in the United States.
Continental and United Airlines are members in the Star Alliance. Continental code share on this flight with United. The most frequent one-stop flight is with a connection in Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD).
Delta Air Lines
There are a couple of one stop flight options with Delta. The most direct flight is with a connection in Seattle. The other most frequent connection city is in Minneapolis. For cheap airline tickets, Delta have two stop flights that are generally cheaper than their one stop flights.
United Airlines and United Express
The most frequent connection point for United Airlines one stop flights is Chicago, IL (ORD). In addition, United code share with Star Alliance member Air Canada, increasing the number of daily flights available under the United Airlines ticket code.
One stop flights with US Airways connect in Phoenix, Arizona (PHX). Phoenix is US Airways West Coast airport hub.
WestJet do not fly to Detroit, Michigan.
There are no non-stop flights from Vancouver, British Columbia to Detroit, Michigan.
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport
The Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is Delta's second largest hub and is also a hub for the ultra low cost airline Spirt Air. However, Spirit do not fly to the Vancouver International Airport. The closest Spirit fly to Vancouver is Los Angeles, California and Las Vegas, Nevada. Several other low cost airlines fly to Detroit including; Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and their merger partner AirTran Airways.
Although these low cost airlines do not fly to Vancouver, BC, they are worth considering as an alternative route for cheap flights from Vancouver. For Spirit Airlines flights, WestJet often have seat sales to Los Angeles and Las Vegas, where a connection can then be made with Spirit Airlines. Southwest and AirTran fly from Seattle. Horizon Air have several daily flights connecting YVR and SEA
For the cheapest airline tickets, the best days of the week to fly to Detroit are Tuesdays and Wednesdays.