Detroit airport (DTW)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Detroit airport (DTW)

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, opened on February 22, 1930, serves the entire area of the city, the state of Michigan and locations in neighbouring states, as it is one of the busiest in the country and the world. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean, Brazil, Europe, the Middle East and the Far East.

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Number of Terminals - 2 - North Terminal and McNamara Terminal, open 24 hours a day. A free shuttle bus connects the terminals to each other and the Westin hotel approximately every 10 minutes. The ExpressTram train travels inside McNamara Terminal, from one end to the other.
Annual passenger traffic: 36.8 million passengers went through it in 2019.
Tel: +1 734 247 7678. In both terminals, there are information booths and volunteers in blue uniforms to assist passengers.


The airport is located 32 km (20 miles) southwest from the city.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental offices are found at the northeast corner of the airport, to which run courtesy shuttle buses from each company.

Alamo (Tel +1 800 327 9633 - 24 hours a day)
Avis (Tel +1 800 331 1212 - 24 hours a day)
Budget (Tel +1 800 527 0700 - 24 hours a day)
Dollar (Tel +1 800 421 6878 - 5:00 am to 1:00 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 800 325 8007 - Sunday to Friday from 6:30 am to 11:30 pm, Saturday from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +1 800 654 3131 - 24 hours a day)
National (Tel +1 800 227 7368 - 24 hours a day)
Thrifty (Tel +1 800 367 2277 - 5:00 am to 1:00 am)

Outside the enclosure, there are also offices from Executive Car Rental (Tel +1 734 413 8300).


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Parking services at Detroit airport (DTW)

There are several parking lots for short and long stays. There are valet parking services (Tel +1 734 230 7506), courtesy shuttle buses to every lot and free zones at both ends of the enclosure for passenger pick-up (Cell Phone Lots). More information: Tel +1 800 642 1978. Fees

Big Blue Deck & McNamara Terminal Parking - Multi-storey facilities located in front of each terminal, with spaces for short and long stays and charging stations for electric vehicles.
Green Lot 1 & 2 - Outdoor areas for long periods.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include moving walkways, adapted telephones, relief areas for service animals, accessible restrooms and designated parking spaces. Transport services inside the airport are accessible for passengers with reduced mobility. Inform your airline in advance if you should require wheelchairs.

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Latest updates: March 04, 2020