Wayne County Airport Authority / Vito Palmisano

No. 11 Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)

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Flights Delayed: 14.3%

This year, it was tough to make a big move up in the rankings. The pretty reliable Michigan hub, for instance, kicked up its performance by a solid 4.5 points over last year, but still didn’t crack the top 10.

Best Time Window: Before 8 a.m.; between 10 and noon.

Worst Time Window: 6–9 p.m.

America's Best Airports for Avoiding Flight Delays

No. 11 Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)

Flights Delayed: 14.3%

This year, it was tough to make a big move up in the rankings. The pretty reliable Michigan hub, for instance, kicked up its performance by a solid 4.5 points over last year, but still didn’t crack the top 10.

Best Time Window: Before 8 a.m.; between 10 and noon.

Worst Time Window: 6–9 p.m.

Wayne County Airport Authority / Vito Palmisano

America's Best Airports for Avoiding Flight Delays

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