Airguide Destinations Airport Guide - Detroit (DTW)
Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW)
The North Terminal offers 15 coffee shops & restaurants, and 5 shops – all located inside of Concourse D. The terminal consists of a Lower Level with Arrivals & Baggage Claim, and an Upper Level with check-in and security check, leading to Concourse D.
Concourse D is 0.5 mile long, and has west gates D16-D1, and east gates D17-D32. A moving walkway leads from the area at Gate D5 to the Upper Level for international arrivals. A pedestrian bridge connects the center of the Upper Level with parking and ground transportation center (level 4). A new military lounge, the ‘Freedom Center’, opened next to Gate D-17.
The McNamara Terminal at Detroit Metro Airport is currently served by AeroMexico, AirFrance and Delta. The McNamara Terminal has 4 levels, is one mile long, with 121 gates in Concourses A & B/C.
Departing passengers check in on level 3, go through security check and proceed down to level 2, which leads to boarding area and Gates A1-A38 (south) & gates A40-A78 (north) – served in the center by the Express Tram running separately to south gates A11/12 and north gates A67/70 – while level 2 also offers an escalator down to the tunnel leading to Concourse B/C with gates B1-B21 & C8-C27 on upper level, and gates C1-C7 on lower level.
Arriving domestic passengers proceed to level 1 to claim their bags, while arriving international passengersproceed to the lower level for baggage retrieval & customs procedure. Both the Domestic & International Arrivals pick-up areas are right outside.
Level 2 connect by pedestrian bridge to the Parking and Ground Transportation Center (and to the Concouses /gates A, B, C).
Concourse A with gates A2 – A78 – reached from level 2 houses A gates A38/A40 in the center, with gates A36-A2 at north and A40-A78 at south. Concourse A has 1.5 miles of moving walkways, also served by the Express Tram stopping at Terminal, North & South stations:
• The Terminal Station at the water feature near gates A38/A40, and within easy reach of gates A29-55, and access by tunnel to either Concourses B & C, or at opposite side to separate escalators to levels 3 & 1 and from level 1 to lower level’s international arrivals.
• The North Station is near gate A67 and within easy reach of gates A56-78;
• the South Station is near gate A11 and within easy reach of gates A1-28. The military ‘Freedom Center’ lounge is at Gate A-43.
Flight Info screens display red ExpressTram icons next to flights which recommend an Express Tram ride. New Plum Market/ Zingerman’s opened at gate A36.
Concourse B (at left) with gates B1-21 on opposite sides.
Concourse C (at right) with gates C8-C27 while gates C1-C7 are on the lower level reached by elevator. The tunnel at gates C1/C3 connects to gates A38/40.