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MDW to DTW Route Map

Chicago to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Midway Intl. to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Distance:
227.75 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from MDW to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Canadair Regional Jet

MDW - Midway Intl. Airlines

Browse the most popular airlines servicing the Chicago (MDW) airport. Visit their flights pages to learn more about the most popular routes these carriers fly.

DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

Browse the most popular airlines servicing the Detroit (DTW) airport. Visit their flights pages to learn more about the most popular routes these carriers fly.

Interesting Facts About Flights from Chicago to Detroit (MDW to DTW)

  • The newest aircraft servicing MDW to DTW in 2009 was Compass Airlines' ERJ-175 from Embraer. The ERJ-175 started flying in 2004.
  • There were 59,338 passengers that flew from Chicago to Detroit in 2009.
  • 97,622 seats were available on flights from MDW to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 59,338 passengers flew on all flights from MDW to DTW that year.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Chicago to Detroit in 2009 was 52.8%.
  • In 2009, there were 5 airline companies operating between Chicago and Detroit.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI in 2009 was Air Greenland's B737-4 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Chicago and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 182 seats.
  • Northwest Airlink, Comair, Northwest Airlines operate the shortest flights from Chicago to Detroit.
  • Flight #3692, operated by Northwest Airlink, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 23 minutes average delay between flights from Chicago to Detroit.
  • Compass Airlines, Comair, Northwest Airlink, Northwest Airlines, Air Greenland offer flights from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from MDW to DTW using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between MDW and DTW takes about 44 minutes.
  • The average flight time from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI takes about 45 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlink offers the shortest flight times from Chicago to Detroit.
  • The shortest flight distance between Chicago and Detroit is 229 miles.
  • Compass Airlines carried a total of 23,247 passengers from MDW to DTW in 2009.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from MDW to DTW for Comair is the CRJ-2/4 built by Canadair with 50 seats.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)