The Detour Season 5 Release Date: Does the Show Officially Got Cancellation?

The Detour is an adventure, comedy tv series of American premiered on TBS. The series revolves around the adventures of a family consists of Nate Parker, his wife Robin Randall, and their children, Delilah and Jared, during trips. 

About Detour

Created by Samantha Bee and Jason Jones, the series landed on TBS on April 11, 2016. Season 1 ran for 10 episodes and concluded on May 30, 2016. The viewers loved the series. Soon the showrunners renewed the show for the second helping. Season 2 ran for 12 episodes from February 21, 2017, to April 25, 2017. Later two more seasons arrived.

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The third season comprises 10 episodes ran from January 23, 2018, to March 27, 2018. Season 4 consists of 10 episodes ran from June 18, 2019, to August 20, 2019. Just after a month from the conclusion of season 4, on September 4, 2019, TBS officially canceled the fifth season.

Potential Release Date of the Detour Season 5?

I know you desperately wish to see Detour Season 5. But, unfortunately, TBS has officially canceled the series on September 4, 2019. Now you may ask why TBS canceled the series?


Well, the low viewership is the reason for the cancellation of the series. It got fine viewership till season 3. However, it came down drastically in season 4. So, TBS had to cancel it. 

Well, don't be disheartened. Some other network or streaming platform might pick up the series for season 5. So stay tuned for the updates.

The Cast of The Detour Season 5: Who Will Return?

We cannot imagine any season of the series without the Parker family. Therefore, they all will return if season 5 is ever made. So we will see-

  • Jason Jones as Nate Parker Jr.
  • Natalie Zea as Robin Randall
  • Ashley Gerasimovich as Delilah Parker
  • Liam Carroll as Jared Parker

The showrunners might introduce us to new characters as well.

The Plot of The Detour: What To Expect From Season 5?

The series shows us the adventures of the Parker Family. Parker's family comprise of Nate Parker his wife Robin Randall and their two children, Delilah and Jared. They were heading towards Florida from their home in New York for the vacation. However, their trip soon became an adventure due to some unexpected events.

They faced numerous problems like something went wrong with their car, Medical Emergency, and encounters with police. As the story progress, we came to know that Nate had done something wrong in his office and because of that only he was going to Florida. They had to face the FBI due to that. 

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In Season 2, they stelled into New York City as Nate adopted a new career. However, it was troublesome for Robin due to her past. The past consists of her difficult relationship with her father, J.R. Randall, who was a criminal. The family fell into trouble because of him.

In the third season, the family fled to Alaska. Gradually, the situation of the whole family changed. Jared became mayor of the town in which they were living. Nate started to work on a fishing boat, and Robin turned to a stripper.

In the fourth season, the family went to several countries to track Delilah and finally came to New York as she was in New York all the time.

Well, the writers have not revealed any plot for season 5. We will update here, once we get any information about it.

Is There Any Trailer Available for the Detour Season 5?

The showrunners have canceled season 5. Therefore, it is possible that you might never come across the trailer of season 5. Till then, please enjoy the top moment from the series.

Final Words

The TBS original is quite funny. It is based on the personal experience of a family on a trip. The sharp-witted characters will make you laugh. The plot is intriguing with numerous unexpected events. The visuals and characters are great. The dialogues are great especially one-liners. The series will engage you for hours. If you are bored, you can watch it. You will have a good time. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Where To Watch The Detour Series?

It is a TBS show so you can watch it on TBS. You can also watch it on Amazon prime video.

What Are the Ratings of the Detour Series?

It scored 7.8 out of 10.

What took place at the conclusion of The Detour?

To preserve his family, Nate eventually marries.