The cheapest times to fly from DTW to AZO are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of September 17th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 DTW to AZO is early December. Prices can be as high as $547 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $139 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Kalamazoo

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Kalamazoo, MI (AZO) will usually cost between $147 to $296 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $147. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $399. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $157 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to AZO flight.

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

DTW to AZO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to AZO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Detroit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.87, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $21 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $164. Return trip prices are from the AZO to DTW 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 DTW to AZO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 11 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 DTW to AZO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) in Fort Wayne, IN

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from AZO
  • Usually 2.87% less expensive than AZO
  • Nonstop flights available

See DTW to FWA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport to Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 112 miles or 180 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to AZO flight is about 1 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Kalamazoo, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from DTW to AZO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code AZO
Destination airport name Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
City Kalamazoo, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -85.6


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DTW to AZO tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 3% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AZO heading for DTW about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Kalamazoo, MI is about 7 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 17 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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