Detroit Metro Airport
Detroit Metro Airport is the largest airport in the US state of Michigan. The airport consists of six runways and two terminals, namely McNamara Terminal and North Terminal. McNamara Terminal (Concourse A) also known as Northwest WorldGateway is 1 mile / 1.6 kilometres in length and the second longest terminal in the world after Terminal 1 of Osaka Kansai Airport. The airport is mainly used by Delta Air Lines (McNamara Terminal). Detroit is Michigan’s largest city and known as Motor City, the headquarters of the “Big Three” carmakers in the United States (Ford, General Motors, Chrysler FCA) are located in Detroit.
Where is Detroit Metro Airport situated?
Detroit Metro Airport is located southwest of the city, close to Detroit Industrial Expressway (Interstate 94).
How many terminals does Detroit Metro Airport have?
Detroit Metro Airport has two terminals, known as McNamara Terminal (Concourses A, B, C) and North Terminal (Concourse D). Free shuttle buses run every 10 minutes between the terminals, leaving from the Ground Transportation Centers and Hotel Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport. McNamara Terminal is the largest of both terminals and consists of two parts, the satellite terminal (Concourses B, C) can be reached via an underground tunnel from the main terminal (Concourse A). McNamara Terminal (Concourse A) is 1 mile / 1.6 kilometres long, you can use moving walkways and the ExpressTram to get around a bit faster. The ExpressTram runs from North Station near gate A67 to South Station near gate A11 and also stops in the middle at Terminal Station, here you can access Ground Transportation Center and the tunnel to boarding gates B and C. McNamara Terminal is one of the hubs of Delta Air Lines and is considered one of the most beautiful terminals in the US.
The distance from Detroit Metro Airport to the centre of Detroit is 34 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Detroit.
From DTW Airport to Detroit City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Detroit Metro Airport by public transport. Visit the Detroit Metro Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Detroit Metro Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Detroit Metro Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Detroit is about $ 50.-. Book your taxi at Detroit Metro Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From DTW Airport to Detroit City centre by Taxi
At Detroit Metro Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Enterprise, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Detroit Metro Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Detroit Metro Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Delta Air Lines
- Spirit Airlines
- Southwest Airlines
- United Airlines
- American Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Detroit
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Things to do
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