The cheapest times to fly from TPE to DTW are

  • January 29th to March 11th
  • March 26th to April 15th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • September 3rd to December 2nd (except the week of October 1st)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from TPE to DTW is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2016 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $797 for Monday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Taipei (TPE) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $870 to $1570 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $881. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1808. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $927 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $990 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPE to DTW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the TPE to DTW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

TPE to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPE to DTW flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Taipei. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Detroit, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Taipei. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $103 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1035. Return trip prices are from the DTW to TPE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TPE to DTW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 32 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TPE to DTW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from TPE to DTW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (TPE > LAX > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $977
  • Average savings: $13 (1.26%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TPE to DTW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7528 miles or 12115 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TPE to DTW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPE to DTW flight is about 14 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Taipei and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from TPE to DTW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTPE
Origination airport nameTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeDTW
Destination airport nameDetroit Metro Wayne County Airport
CityDetroit, MI
Countrythe United States


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