Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)
Romulus MI 48174
- Mon: 12am-12am
- Tue: 12am-12am
- Wed: 12am-12am
- Thu: 12am-12am
- Fri: 12am-12am
- Sat: 12am-12am
- Sun: 12am-12am
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport DTW is the main airport serving the Detroit Metropolitan area in Romulus, Michigan. Commonly referred to as Detroit Metro Airport it is an international airport that has a large global presence. Currently, Detroit Metro Airport is the 16th busiest airport in the United States and 24th busiest in the world.
DTW Airport first opened in 1930 when it was simply named Wayne County Airport. In the 1930s and 1940s it was home to the Army Air Force and during that time was named Romulus Army Airfield. It wasn’t until 1950 that DTW Airport was fully functioning as a commercial airport again.
Located just south of I-94 and east of I-275 with 19,000+ parking spaces and parking options including short-term, long-term, garage and economy. These options include: the Green Lot, Green Lot 2, Big Blue Parking Deck and McNamara Parking Deck.
There are two terminals (Edward H. McNamara, North) at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. The Edward H. McNamara Terminal consists of three concourses (A, B, C) and has 121 gate. The North Terminal consists of 26 gates. The Detroit Airport’s ExpressTram connects the terminals and concourses.
Detroit Metro Airport is a hub for Delta Air Lines and Spirit Airlines and serves over 20 other airlines to several domestic and international destinations. The DTW Airport has won several awards with regard to in concessions. Dining choices are bountiful if you are looking for something fast and economical or a sit down with a more leisurely pace. Retail offers anything from Heritage Books to Tumi and DTW Airport offers ATMS, shoeshine service, and currency exchanges.
In terms of ground transportation passengers can take the SMART (Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation) or the Ann Arbor airRide. Detroit Metro Airport also offers rental cars, luxury sedans, taxis and courtesy shuttles. If staying over there is 20 hotel and motel options ranging form Westin Hotel Detroit Metropolitan Airport to the Red Roof Inn.