Detroit, MI Airports & Charter Routes

evoJets’ private jet charter services make Detroit’s big city style and cultural flair seem close to home. From attractions such as the International Riverfront, the Detroit Red Wings, and the Fox Theatre, you won’t run out of exciting sights to see and activities to enjoy on your trip to “Motor City.”

Contact evoJets today for your next Detroit private jet charter and experience the serenity that only private travel can provide.

Airports in & Around Detroit, MI

  • The Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (KDTW / DTW) — is located about 15 miles south of downtown Detroit. Two fixed base operators (FBOs) provide services for corporate and private aircraft: Aircraft Service International Group and Metro Flight Services.
  • Willow Run Airport (KYIP / YIP) — is located near Ypsilanti, Michigan, about 35 miles southwest from downtown Detroit. There are three FBOs located here, including Active Aero Services, Avflight East, and Avflight West.
  • Coleman A. Young International Airport (KDET / DET) — is located five miles northeast of the central business district of Detroit and has one full-service FBO-Signature Flight Support.
  • Grosse Ile Municipal Airport (KONZ / ONZ) — is found 2 miles south of the central business district of Grosse Ile, in Wayne County, Michigan, and about 27 miles southwest of Detroit. The airport serves as its own FBO, providing services through a number of local tenants.

Popular Charter Flights to/from Detroit


Charter Pricing

How much does it cost to charter a private Jet to Detroit?

The cost to charter a private jet can range widely in price, based on flight time and the type of aircraft. A private jet rental from Chicago to Detroit will cost $4,000 or more in a Turbo Prop, for example.

Here are some target prices for private jet charter flights to and from Detroit that we aim to offer our clients:

Target Price
Avg Flight Time
New York From $8,000 Light Jet 1.5 6-8
Los Angeles From $18,500 Midsize Jet 5.0 7-9
Dallas From $11,000 Light Jet 3.0 6-8
Chicago From $4,000 Turbo Prop 1.5 4-8
S. Florida From $10,500 Light Jet 3.0 6-8

Please note that the above prices are ballpark estimates; specific pricing for a given trip will vary, and these amounts cannot be guaranteed for any specific flight.

Private Jet Prices – Ballpark Hourly Rates

The following hourly rates represent a range of prices for most aircraft within each major category. Exact rates for specific aircraft within each class will vary:

Ballpark Hourly
Turboprop Pilatus PC12 6-8 $1,200 – $1,800
Very Light Jet Phenom 100 4-5 $1,500 – $2,250
Light Jet Hawker 400XP 6-8 $2,200 – $3,000
Midsize Jet Lear 60 7-9 $2,800 – $3,800
Supermidsize Jet Citation Sovereign 8-10 $3,800 – $5,000
Heavy Jet Gulfstream G-IV 10-16 $5,000 – $8,000

Please note that these hourly rates represent flight charges only, and do not include taxes, crew, airport and other related fees.

Aircraft Available

With an in-network fleet of thousands, we have a variety of aircraft available in almost every city in the country.

Inventory can change by the day, but here is a list of aircraft commonly available for Detroit private jet charters:

  • Beech Baron 58
  • King Air 90
  • Citation Ultra
  • Lear 60
  • Citation Sovereign
  • Gulfstream G-III
  • Falcon 2000

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Charter FAQ

What is the best airport to use in the Detroit metro area?

Detroit is home to three great airports, Detroit City (DET), Willow Run (YIP) and Detroit International (DTW). Let us know a little about your flights and we can help determine which airport will work best for you.

Can I fly non-stop from Detroit to Los Angeles?

YES! Private jets from Detroit to Los Angeles can be done non-stop on most aircraft in the Midsize class or larger. Please let us know if you need to fly non-stop as it can change the aircraft we recommend for your specific flights.

How much time in advance do I need to book my Detroit private jet charter?

We usually like to have at least 72hrs notice in advance of booking, which allows us time to provide a full range of options for your trip. But with aircraft on hand 24/7, we can have you off the ground to or from Detroit in as little as 2-4hrs.

Travel Guide

Top Luxury Hotels in Detroit, MI

There are many luxurious hotels at which to relax and indulge your senses during your stay in Detroit. When planning your stay, you’ll want to consider some of these prime accommodations:

  • The MGM Grand Detroit
  • Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport
  • Ritz-Carlton Dearborn
  • The Townsend Hotel
  • Atheneum Suite Hotel
  • Marriott Renaissance Center
  • Omni Detroit River Place
  • The Westin Book Cadillac Hotel

Arts and Culture Sights of Detroit, MI

The culture of Detroit has strong roots in its history as Motown, the birthplace of some unique and well-known musical styles. Many famous architects and other visual artists have also graced the city with their influence. Among the most worthwhile sites to visit are:

  • Dossin Great Lakes Museum
  • Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus
  • Museum of Contemporary Art in Detroit (MOCAD)
  • Walter P. Chrysler Museum
  • Detroit Science Center
  • The Henry Ford
  • Detroit Opera House
  • Filipo Marc Winery

For a look at some of the historical background of Detroit, be sure to check out some of these outstanding attractions:

  • Historic Fort Wayne
  • Automotive Hall of Fame
  • Detroit Historical Museum
  • John Freeman Walls Historic Site
  • Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
  • Underground Railroad Museum

Sports & Other Outdoor Activities in Detroit, MI

Another exciting pastime for Detroit residents and visitors alike is the wonderful world of sports. Watch the NHL Detroit Red Wings, NBA Pistons, MLB Tigers, or the NFL Lions for a thrilling game. There are also many minor league and college sports teams to check out. Or participate in your own game at a number of various locations from bowling to golf to a range of other activities. Some of the many recreational options include:

  • The Belle Isle Golf Practice Center
  • Comerica Park
  • Belle Isle Park
  • Bonanza Lanes
  • Detroit Golf Club
  • Bronco Lanes
  • Campus Martius Park

Weather in Detroit, MI

Summers in Detroit are warm, typically in the 70s, and the warmest month, July, has an average maximum temperature of 84.5 degrees Fahrenheit. The winter climate is very cold, reaching down to the 20s, and the coldest month is January, at an average minimum temperature of 19.8 degrees. The area has an annual average precipitation of 33.58 inches. June is the wettest month of the year, with an average rainfall of 3.6 inches.