If you are actually flying from Detroit, MI, United States to New York, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Detroit, MI and New York, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Departure
Detroit, MI
Arrival
New York

Flight time from Detroit, MI to New York is 1 hour 38 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from DTW to LGA is 1 hour 38 minutes (Operated by Spirit Airlines)

The nearest airport to Detroit, MI, is Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) and the nearest airport to New York, is John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

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Distance from Detroit, MI to New York is approximately 820 kilometers.

Flights from Detroit, MI to New York • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Detroit, MI arrive at John F Kennedy International Airport or La Guardia Airport. New York is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Spirit Airlines
DTW ➝ LGA
1 hr 38 mins
Delta Air Lines
DTW ➝ JFK
1 hr 41 mins
Virgin Atlantic Airways
DTW ➝ JFK
1 hr 42 mins
Alitalia
DTW ➝ JFK
1 hr 42 mins
Air France
DTW ➝ JFK
1 hr 49 mins

Flight time from Detroit, MI to New York via Washington, DC • DTW to LGA via IAD

Flight duration from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to La Guardia Airport via Washington Dulles International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 6 hours 17 minutes

Delta Air Lines DTW to IAD
1 hr 39 mins
IAD
 Waiting Time
3 hrs 6 mins
IAD to LGA
1 hr 32 mins
Total Duration:
6 hrs 17 mins

Flight time from Detroit, MI to New York via Nashville, TN • DTW to LGA via BNA

Flight duration from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to La Guardia Airport via Nashville International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 6 hours 40 minutes

Delta Air Lines DTW to BNA
1 hr 42 mins
BNA
 Waiting Time
2 hrs 37 mins
BNA to LGA
2 hrs 21 mins
Total Duration:
6 hrs 40 mins

How long does it take to fly from Detroit, MI to New York?

Non-stop flight time from Detroit, MI to New York is around 2 hours .

Fastest one-stop flight between Detroit, MI and New York takes close to 4 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 15 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the airports in Detroit, MI to one of the two major airports that serves New York.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Detroit, MI - New York flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 30 mins to 12 hrs .

Flight time from Detroit, MI, United States to airports near New York, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, Detroit, MI to airports nearest to New York is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
DTW - AVP Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport 1 hr 25 mins Non-Stop
DTW - BGM Binghamton, NY, Greater Binghamton Airport 1 hr 21 mins Non-Stop
DTW - ELM Corning, NY, Elmira Corning Regional Airport 1 hr 8 mins Non-Stop
DTW - HPN White Plains, Westchester County Airport 1 hr 46 mins Non-Stop
DTW - ITH Ithaca, Tompkins County Airport 1 hr 18 mins Non-Stop

Airlines operating flights between Detroit, MI and New York

Time in Detroit, MI and New York are the same

Current time in Detroit, MI, United States : Tue, 25 Jan, 2022,
Detroit, MI Timezone: EST (-05:00)

04:23 PM

Current time in New York, United States :, Tue, 25 Jan, 2022,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

04:23 PM

DTW to JFK Flight - Detroit, MI Airport to New York Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Detroit, MI Airport & New York Airport is given below. Click the map to view Detroit, MI to New York flight path and travel direction.

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