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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Detroit from $1,187

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 11/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MEL — DTT
27 May — 3 Jun1
1 adult
Mon 27/5
Mon 3/6

The best prices from Melbourne to Detroit All airports are usually found in November or April, booked 87 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Friday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Detroit

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (ME1) to Detroit (DTT). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 22 May 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

November

Average price

$2,208

Round-trip from

$1,772
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From Melbourne to Detroit (DTT)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Detroit?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Melbourne to Detroit. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Detroit.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Detroit?

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne to Detroit, book at least 30 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 13% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $2,098 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $2,098.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Detroit?

Flights from Melbourne to Detroit lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Detroit in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,743.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Detroit (MEL - DTT)?

When flying from Melbourne to Detroit, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 34% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Melbourne to Detroit

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Melbourne and Detroit. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 551,232 searches. Data last updated 22 May 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest American Airlines flights we've detected travelling from Melbourne to Detroit. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Tue 13/813:00MEL - DTW
1 stop25h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sun 10/1111:55DTW - MEL
1 stop25h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,943
Tue 13/813:00MEL - DTW
2 stops25h 12mAmerican Airlines
Sun 10/1108:27DTW - MEL
2 stops29h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,945
Tue 13/813:00MEL - DTW
1 stop23h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 10/1110:28DTW - MEL
2 stops27h 17mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,948
Sat 13/711:55MEL - DTW
2 stops26h 19mAmerican Airlines
Fri 26/719:48DTW - MEL
2 stops67h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,979
Sat 13/711:55MEL - DTW
2 stops26h 19mAmerican Airlines
Fri 26/707:14DTW - MEL
1 stop32h 11mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,643
Tue 4/621:15MEL - DTW
2 stops25h 58mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/815:38DTW - MEL
2 stops23h 47mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,980
Thu 20/606:00MEL - DTW
2 stops32h 29mAmerican Airlines
Thu 15/810:20DTW - MEL
2 stops30h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,992
Sat 15/621:15MEL - DTW
2 stops27h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sun 30/610:03DTW - MEL
2 stops29h 22mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 21/5$3,121
Sat 15/611:55MEL - DTW
2 stops26h 51mAmerican Airlines
Sun 30/612:00DTW - MEL
1 stop27h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 21/5$3,124

Cheap Air Canada flights from Melbourne to Detroit

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air Canada for the route between Melbourne and Detroit. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 551,232 searches. Data last updated 22 May 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Air Canada flights we've found at this time heading from Melbourne to Detroit. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Sat 13/706:00MEL - DTW
3 stops47h 18mAir Canada
Fri 26/720:40DTW - MEL
3 stops48h 25mAir Canada
Deal found 22/5$2,995
Tue 13/806:00MEL - DTW
3 stops27h 58mAir Canada
Sun 10/1110:45DTW - MEL
3 stops34h 50mAir Canada
Deal found 22/5$3,482
Thu 29/806:00MEL - DTW
3 stops27h 58mAir Canada
Sat 7/916:00DTW - MEL
3 stops29h 05mAir Canada
Deal found 22/5$3,617
Thu 13/606:00MEL - DTW
3 stops27h 57mAir Canada
Fri 12/716:00DTW - MEL
3 stops29h 05mAir Canada
Deal found 21/5$4,218

Cheap Melbourne to Detroit flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from Melbourne to Detroit specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 551,232 searches. Prices were last updated on 22 May 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Melbourne to Detroit in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Sat 15/612:55MEL - DTW
2 stops29h 33mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/618:59DTW - MEL
2 stops27h 16mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$2,164
Sat 15/612:55MEL - DTW
2 stops29h 33mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/611:39DTW - MEL
3 stops34h 36mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$2,247
Sat 15/612:55MEL - DTW
3 stops34h 12mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/611:39DTW - MEL
3 stops34h 36mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$2,522
Tue 4/621:15MEL - DTW
2 stops35h 22mQantas Airways
Tue 6/807:11DTW - MEL
1 stop32h 14mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/5$2,922
Tue 4/621:15MEL - DTW
2 stops25h 58mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/815:38DTW - MEL
2 stops23h 47mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,980
Thu 20/606:00MEL - DTW
2 stops32h 29mAmerican Airlines
Thu 15/810:20DTW - MEL
2 stops30h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,992
Tue 4/623:55MEL - DTW
3 stops39h 51mMultiple Airlines
Tue 6/813:55DTW - MEL
2 stops32h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$3,106
Sat 15/621:15MEL - DTW
2 stops27h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sun 30/610:03DTW - MEL
2 stops29h 22mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 21/5$3,121
Sat 15/611:55MEL - DTW
2 stops26h 51mAmerican Airlines
Sun 30/612:00DTW - MEL
1 stop27h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 21/5$3,124

Melbourne to Detroit 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Detroit in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 551,232 searches. Data last updated 22 May 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Melbourne to Detroit in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Thu 29/810:55MEL - DTW
2 stops37h 14mUnited Airlines
Sat 7/914:00DTW - MEL
2 stops28h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,790
Thu 29/811:30MEL - DTW
2 stops25h 29mQantas Airways
Sat 7/916:23DTW - MEL
2 stops26h 57mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/5$1,846
Thu 29/811:30MEL - DTW
2 stops25h 29mQantas Airways
Sat 7/919:58DTW - MEL
1 stop43h 27mQantas Airways
Deal found 22/5$1,886
Tue 13/813:00MEL - DTW
1 stop25h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sun 10/1111:55DTW - MEL
1 stop25h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,943
Tue 13/813:00MEL - DTW
2 stops25h 12mAmerican Airlines
Sun 10/1108:27DTW - MEL
2 stops29h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,945
Tue 13/813:00MEL - DTW
1 stop23h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 10/1110:28DTW - MEL
2 stops27h 17mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,948
Sat 13/711:55MEL - DTW
2 stops26h 19mAmerican Airlines
Fri 26/719:48DTW - MEL
2 stops67h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,979
Sat 15/612:55MEL - DTW
2 stops29h 33mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/618:59DTW - MEL
2 stops27h 16mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$2,164
Sat 15/612:55MEL - DTW
2 stops29h 33mMultiple Airlines
Sat 29/611:39DTW - MEL
3 stops34h 36mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$2,247

One-way flights to Detroit from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Detroit. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 551,232 searches. Data last updated 22 May 2024.
Users travelling one-way from Melbourne to Detroit can select one of these great deals. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Melbourne to Detroit instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Tue 11/606:25MEL - DTW
3 stops57h 21mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,187
Tue 4/600:30MEL - DTW
3 stops39h 16mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$1,271
Wed 5/618:50MEL - DTW
3 stops46h 27mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$1,306
Wed 5/618:30MEL - DTW
2 stops42h 01mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/5$1,381
Tue 11/606:30MEL - DTW
2 stops44h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,442
Wed 5/613:00MEL - DTW
1 stop23h 48mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 21/5$2,031
Tue 11/621:15MEL - DTW
1 stop42h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,252
Mon 10/602:25MEL - DTW
2 stops49h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$2,422
Mon 10/602:25MEL - DTW
3 stops50h 49mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$3,984

Find flights from Melbourne to Detroit within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Detroit that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 551,232 searches. Data last updated 22 May 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$1,790 - $2,995

Route

Depart

Return

Price

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

2 stops37h 14m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 7/9

2 stops28h 15m

$1,790

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

2 stops25h 29m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 7/9

2 stops26h 57m

$1,846

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Thu 29/8

2 stops25h 29m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 7/9

1 stop43h 27m

$1,886

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Tue 13/8

1 stop25h 27m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sun 10/11

1 stop25h 50m

$1,943

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Tue 13/8

2 stops25h 12m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sun 10/11

2 stops29h 18m

$1,945

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Tue 13/8

1 stop23h 59m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sun 10/11

2 stops27h 17m

$1,948

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Sat 15/6

2 stops29h 33m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 29/6

2 stops27h 16m

$2,164

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Sat 15/6

2 stops29h 33m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 29/6

3 stops34h 36m

$2,247

MelbourneDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

MEL - DTW

MELDTW

Melbourne

Sat 13/7

3 stops47h 18m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Fri 26/7

3 stops48h 25m

$2,995

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 22/5

When is the best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Detroit?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Melbourne to Detroit. Price data was last updated on 10 May 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Melbourne to Detroit may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 85 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Detroit?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Melbourne to Detroit. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Midday
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Melbourne to Detroit flight should consider departing on Thursday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Detroit

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Detroit from Melbourne with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Detroit by month

Plan your trip to Detroit by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

DTT

Temperature

-4 - 23 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Detroit

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Detroit. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Detroit. Reviews last updated 22 May 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown American Airlines, Air Canada and United Airlines from Melbourne to Detroit. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The staff was super awesome and responsive! One of the best flights we have been on, ever.

8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The staff was super awesome and responsive! One of the best flights we have been on, ever.

7.7
Good
957 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The staff was super awesome and responsive! One of the best flights we have been on, ever.

7.4
Good
10,852 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The staff was super awesome and responsive! One of the best flights we have been on, ever.

7.3
Good
14,395 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The staff was super awesome and responsive! One of the best flights we have been on, ever.

7.0
Good
6,954 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,938 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

The staff was super awesome and responsive! One of the best flights we have been on, ever.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Detroit. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Detroit from Melbourne?

    Detroit All airports (DTT) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Melbourne to Detroit. You should not have trouble finding flights to All airports from Melbourne; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 4 airlines have flights to the Detroit airport from Melbourne. It is only a 0.9 km journey from All airports (DTT) to Detroit’s city centre.

  • Can I find flights from Melbourne to Detroit for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Detroit for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $1,790, but on average you can expect to pay $2,519.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne to Detroit round-trip?

    Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Detroit, with prices starting at $1,790. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Qantas Airways and American Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $1,846 and $1,943, respectively. United Airlines is 31% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

  • What does MEL to DTW mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Melbourne Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a MEL to DTW flight. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV), Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB), Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), Bendigo Airport (BXG).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Detroit that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Detroit flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Detroit with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Detroit flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Detroit that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Detroit flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Detroit?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Detroit.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Detroit?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Detroit by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Detroit that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Detroit offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Detroit?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Detroit flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne to Detroit flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne to Detroit flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 22/5.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Detroit?

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Top 4 airlines flying from Melbourne to Detroit

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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,536Average$1,673FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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American AirlinesCheapest$1,647Average$1,933FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,960Average$2,686FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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United AirlinesCheapest$2,000Average$3,010FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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