The Motor City, Detroit is renowned for its automotive industry. Aside from its car-making history, the largest city in Michigan is also home to stunning art deco skyscrapers and lively street art scene. Across the Atlantic, Amsterdam boasts a welcoming café culture and beautiful canals.
Both cities are home to major airport hubs. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is a gateway for the United States, while Amsterdam Airport Schiphol links passengers with destinations across the globe. Direct flights connect business and leisure travellers with Detroit and Amsterdam.
Delta Flights from Detroit to Amsterdam
Delta Air Lines operates up to three flights each day to Amsterdam from its hub at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Flight times between the two cities varies depending on the time of the day. Estimates set by Delta often consider potential delays when flights operate at busier times.
The flying time from Detroit to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol ranges from 7 hours and 33 minutes to 7 hours and 52 minutes. From Amsterdam to Detroit, the total duration of the non-stop flight ranges from 8 hours and 42 minutes to 8 hours and 49 minutes.
Delta generally uses Airbus A330-300 aircraft on the route. The aircraft features Delta One, Delta Comfort+ and Main Cabin services. For business class passengers and other eligible travellers, there are Delta Sky Club lounges at Detroit’s airport. In Amsterdam, passengers have access to KLM Crown Lounges.
Daily flights between Detroit and Amsterdam are codeshare services with the airline’s SkyTeam partners Air France and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Delta also codeshares with Virgin Atlantic on flights between the two cities.
Connecting flights between Detroit and Amsterdam
The shortest connecting flight from Detroit to Amsterdam is 9 hours and 42 minutes, which is operated by United Airlines via Newark. Most connecting flights are over 10 hours when flying to Amsterdam. From Amsterdam to Detroit, flights are typically more than 11 hours. Options for connecting flights from Detroit to Amsterdam include Air Canada, Aer Lingus, American Airlines and Lufthansa.