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SFO to DTW Route Map

San Francisco to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

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

Distance:
2,073.63 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from SFO to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Airbus A320-100/200
Boeing 737-800 (winglets) pax
Boeing 737-800 pax
Boeing 757 all pax models

SFO - San Francisco Intl. Airlines

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DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from San Francisco to Detroit (SFO to DTW)

  • Northwest Airlines offers the shortest flight times from San Francisco to Detroit.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between San Francisco and Detroit.
  • The shortest flight distance between San Francisco and Detroit is 2079 miles.
  • Flight #216, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 5 minutes average delay between flights from San Francisco to Detroit.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from San Francisco, CA to Detroit, MI in 2009 was American Airlines' B767-3/R from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from San Francisco to Detroit in 2009 was 91.14%.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between San Francisco and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the B747-4 built by Boeing with 403 seats.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from SFO to DTW for Northwest Airlines is the A319 built by Airbus Industrie with 124 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines operates the shortest flights from San Francisco to Detroit.
  • There were 190,399 passengers that flew from San Francisco to Detroit in 2009.
  • 204,832 seats were available on flights from SFO to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 190,399 passengers flew on all flights from SFO to DTW that year.
  • The average flight time from San Francisco, CA to Detroit, MI takes about 238 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from SFO to DTW using 5 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • Northwest Airlines, American Airlines, Continental Airlines offer flights from San Francisco, CA to Detroit, MI.
  • The newest aircraft servicing SFO to DTW in 2009 was Northwest Airlines' B757-3 from Boeing. The B757-3 started flying in 1999.
  • The shortest flight between SFO and DTW takes about 238 minutes.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 190,036 passengers from SFO to DTW in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)