The cheapest times to fly from COK to DTW are

  • July 30th to February 25th (except the weeks of December 10th, January 1st, January 22nd, and February 5th)

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 COK to DTW is early September. Prices can be as high as $5109 for Tuesday flights during early May, or as low as $1146 for Saturday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Kochi (COK) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $1273 to $2373 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1258. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $3916. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2657 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1777 can be considered a good price for a round-trip COK to DTW flight.

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

COK to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the COK to DTW flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kochi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DTW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into COK. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Detroit, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Kochi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $518 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1736. Return trip prices are from the DTW to COK 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 COK to DTW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 27 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from COK to DTW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from DTW
  • Usually 12.80% less expensive than DTW
  • 2-layover flights available

See COK to CLE flights


Flight Hacking COK 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 COK to DTW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mumbai (COK > BOM > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $698 (39.25%)

See COK to KUL flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (COK > KUL > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1120
  • Average savings: $658 (37%)

See COK to BOM flights

Hack #3: Chennai (COK > MAA > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1215
  • Average savings: $562 (31.63%)

See COK to MAA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8597 miles or 13835 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop COK to DTW flight is about 16 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Kochi and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from COK to DTW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code COK
Origination airport name Cochin International Airport
City Kochi
Country India
Latitude 10.2
Longitude 76.4

Return Airport

Destination code DTW
Destination airport name Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport
City Detroit, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -83.4


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