The cheapest times to fly from DTW to CWB are

  • January 15th to February 11th (except the week of January 29th)
  • February 26th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the week of November 12th)

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 CWB is early October. Prices can be as high as $3555 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $1018 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Curitiba

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Curitiba (CWB) will usually cost between $1114 to $3005 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1130. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $3157. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2027 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1480 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to CWB flight.

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

DTW to CWB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to CWB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Detroit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $287 (16%) 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 $1550. Return trip prices are from the CWB 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 CWB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 16 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DTW to CWB

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 DTW to CWB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (DTW > MIA > CWB)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $537 (36.28%)

See DTW to MIA flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (DTW > MCO > CWB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1057
  • Average savings: $424 (28.61%)

See DTW to MCO flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (DTW > FLL > CWB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1073
  • Average savings: $408 (27.53%)

See DTW to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Azul, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Afonso Pena Airport to Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5162 miles or 8307 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to CWB flight is about 10 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Curitiba?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from DTW to CWB.


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 CWB
Destination airport name Afonso Pena Airport
City Curitiba
Country Brazil
Latitude -25.5
Longitude -49.2


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