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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Detroit (DTW)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to DTW flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Detroit flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Detroit.
MEL - DTW
Price
$737 - $1,888
DTW
Temperature
-4 - 23 °C
DTW
Precipitation
46 - 79 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop

Average price

$1,373

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$987

From Melbourne to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 46 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from $1,528 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,528 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

February can be a great time to fly to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from Melbourne Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $1,436. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $1,129. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (MEL - DTW)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport as you normally would.

Melbourne to Detroit 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit from Melbourne found for this year
13 Dec - 24 Jan
$2,021pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
13 Dec - 24 Jan
$2,104pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
13 Dec - 24 Jan
$3,092pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Detroit
18:25 - 19:08
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
40h 43m
MEL - DTW
Multiple Airlines
$1,380
Kiwi.com
14:40 - 01:43
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
51h 03m
MEL - DTW
Multiple Airlines
$1,582
Kiwi.com
08:30 - 19:08
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
26h 38m
MEL - DTW
Multiple Airlines
$1,962
Kiwi.com

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Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> to <span class="emphasized">Detroit</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Detroit

What airport do you fly into for flights to Detroit from Melbourne?

For a flight from Melbourne to Detroit, you will be flying into Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) is just 27.8 km from the centre vof the city. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County is the only Detroit airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. 8 airlines have flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Melbourne on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Virgin Australia, United Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $2,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $2,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $2,021, but on average you can expect to pay $2,478.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport return?

According to our current data, Qatar Airways ($2,458), American Airlines ($2,474), and Japan Airlines ($2,591) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is $898. On average you can expect to pay $1,346. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County), can usually be booked for $2,781.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Before booking your flight from Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Delta.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Detroit (DTW)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Detroit from Melbourne?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Do I need a test to fly back to Melbourne from Detroit?

Returning to Melbourne from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

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Destination information for Detroit

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Melbourne to Detroit.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.75
Average temperature for October in Detroit
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Detroit
63.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Detroit

Top 6 airlines flying from Melbourne to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Detroit choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
$956 $1,214 No cancel fee 78%
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Air Canada
$1,070 $1,349 No cancel fee 67%
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American Airlines
$1,127 $1,756 No cancel fee 71%
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United Airlines
$1,137 $1,481 No cancel fee 69%
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Virgin Australia
$1,138 $1,436 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$1,147 $1,696 No cancel fee 74%
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