The cheapest times to fly from DTW to DME are

  • January 1st to April 22nd (except the week of April 2nd)
  • October 1st to April 22nd (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, and April 2nd)

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 DME is early December. Prices can be as high as $1804 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $825 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Moscow

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Moscow (DME) will usually cost between $938 to $1646 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 $943. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1618. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $675 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1087 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to DME flight.

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

DTW to DME Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to DME flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Detroit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DME, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DTW. 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 $91 (7%) 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 $1118. Return trip prices are from the DME 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 DME can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 44 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 DTW to DME while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) in Moscow

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from DME
  • Usually 7.13% less expensive than DME
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to SVO flights

Destination alternative #2: Vnukovo Airport (VKO) in Moscow

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from DME
  • Usually 6.95% less expensive than DME
  • 2-layover flights available

See DTW to VKO flights


Flight Hacking DTW to DME

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 DME — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (DTW > LGA > DME)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $340 (31.25%)

See DTW to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DTW > JFK > DME)

  • Price for both tickets: $753
  • Average savings: $334 (30.69%)

See DTW to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (DTW > EWR > DME)

  • Price for both tickets: $759
  • Average savings: $328 (30.19%)

See DTW to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Moldova, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Royal Jordanian, S7, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4866 miles or 7831 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to DME flight is about 9 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Moscow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from DTW to DME.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeDME
Destination airport nameDomodedovo Airport


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