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The cheapest times to fly from ATW to DTW are

  • January 1st to February 18th
  • May 14th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of September 3rd)

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 ATW to DTW is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $424 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $164 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Appleton, WI (ATW) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $200 to $366 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $231. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $338. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $107 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $288 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATW to DTW flight.

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

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ATW to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATW to DTW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Appleton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.61, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $110 (33%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $219. Return trip prices are from the DTW to ATW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATW to DTW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 31 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from ATW to DTW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from DTW
  • Usually 3.30% less expensive than DTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATW to AZO flights

Destination alternative #2: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from DTW
  • Usually 2.78% less expensive than DTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATW to CLE flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 296 miles or 476 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATW to DTW flight is about 1 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Appleton, WI and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from ATW to DTW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeATW
Origination airport nameAppleton International Airport
CityAppleton, WI
Countrythe United States
Latitude44.3
Longitude-88.5

Return Airport

Destination codeDTW
Destination airport nameDetroit Metro Wayne County Airport
CityDetroit, MI
Countrythe United States
Latitude42.2
Longitude-83.4

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ATW to DTW tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 27% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DTW heading for ATW about 14 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Detroit, MI is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 18 minutes late
  • Endeavor: 1 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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