Delta Air Lines Resumes Nonstop Flights to Detroit



Delta Air Lines Resumes Nonstop Flights to Detroit

BHM to DTW Beginning March 4th  

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (February 22, 2021) – Delta Air Lines will resume nonstop service between Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) beginning Thursday, March 4, 2021. The airline will use a Canadair RJ 700 aircraft for the reinstated daily service. Tickets are on sale now at

“This announcement is positive news for our customers, our airport, and our region as we continue to navigate and overcome the challenges caused by COVID-19,” said Ronald F. Mathieu, Birmingham Airport Authority President and CEO. “We are grateful for our ongoing partnership with Delta and we’re thankful that our customers will be able to enjoy safe and efficient daily service between Birmingham and Detroit.”

Delta has put in place more than 100 protective measures to ensure a safe travel experience for customers and employees through the Delta CareStandard. Travelers can expect personal care at every point in the customer journey.

“We’re thrilled to once again connect the Birmingham community with nonstop service to The Motor City, which additionally provides significant connection opportunities across our global network,” said Scott Santoro, Delta’s Vice President – Sales. “As more customers return to travel this year, they can expect that their health and safety will continue to be prioritized by Delta through our Delta CareStandard.”

The flight schedule is as follows:

Birmingham to Detroit

Departs:     6:05 am
Arrives:       9:12 am

Detroit to Birmingham

Departs:    9:05 pm
Arrives:   10:05 pm

Multiple layers of protection are in place so travelers can feel confident and safe when they fly BHM. Visit to learn how BHM is keeping travelers and airport workers safe and visit for more information on what to expect when flying with Delta.

About Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

As Alabama’s largest commercial airport,  Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport has served as a gateway to the sky for nearly 90 years. Governed by the Birmingham Airport Authority, the airport continues to be a catalyst for growth and economic development for the entire region. For more information, visit or follow BHM on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.