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DTW to IAH Route Map

Detroit to Houston Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to George Bush Intercontinental.

Distance:
1,075.46 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DTW to IAH

Airline Carrier

Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines
Copa Airlines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines

Aircraft

Boeing 737-700 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 737-900 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Canadair Regional Jet 900
Boeing 737-700 pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 737-900 pax
Canadair Regional Jet 700
Embraer RJ145 Amazon

DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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IAH - George Bush Intercontinental Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Detroit to Houston (DTW to IAH)

  • ExpressJet Airlines, Northwest Airlines, Continental Airlines operate the shortest flights from Detroit to Houston.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Detroit, MI to Houston, TX in 2009 was Continental Airlines' B737-5 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DTW to IAH for ExpressJet Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from DTW to IAH using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Detroit and Houston from Northwest Airlines is the B757-3 built by Boeing with 224 seats.
  • Continental Airlines, Northwest Airlines, Compass Airlines, ExpressJet Airlines offer flights from Detroit, MI to Houston, TX.
  • The shortest flight distance between Detroit and Houston is 1076 miles.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DTW to IAH in 2009 was Compass Airlines' ERJ-175 from Embraer. The ERJ-175 started flying in 2004.
  • In 2009, there were 4 airline companies operating between Detroit and Houston.
  • There were 235,447 passengers that flew from Detroit to Houston in 2009.
  • The average flight time from Detroit, MI to Houston, TX takes about 156 minutes.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Detroit to Houston in 2009 was 75.07%.
  • Northwest Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Detroit to Houston.
  • The shortest flight between DTW and IAH takes about 148 minutes.
  • Flight #1563, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 29 minutes average delay between flights from Detroit to Houston.
  • 312,302 seats were available on flights from DTW to IAH in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 235,447 passengers flew on all flights from DTW to IAH that year.
  • Continental Airlines carried a total of 172,175 passengers from DTW to IAH in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)