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The cheapest times to fly from DTW to FDF are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • June 4th to November 25th (except the weeks of July 23rd, August 13th, September 24th, and 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 FDF is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $3016 for Wednesday flights during late May to early June, or as low as $710 for Saturday flights around early to mid June.

 

When to Fly to Fort-de-France Bay

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Fort de France (FDF) will usually cost between $785 to $1882 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $814. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May to early June, with an average price of $2009. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1196 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $904 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to FDF flight.

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

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DTW to FDF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to FDF flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Detroit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FDF, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into DTW. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort-de-France Bay, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Detroit. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $559 (32%) 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 $960. Return trip prices are from the FDF to DTW 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 DTW to FDF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 10 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 FDF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) in Barbados/Bridgetown

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from FDF
  • Usually 34.03% less expensive than FDF
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to BGI flights

Destination alternative #2: Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) in St. Lucia

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from FDF
  • Usually 10.74% less expensive than FDF
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to UVF flights

Destination alternative #3: George F Charles Airport (SLU) in St. Lucia

  • 39 miles (63 km) away from FDF
  • Usually 4.81% less expensive than FDF
  • 2-layover flights available

See DTW to SLU flights

Destination alternative #4: Le Raizet Airport (PTP) in Pointe A Pitre

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from FDF
  • Usually 4.04% less expensive than FDF
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to PTP flights

 

Flight Hacking DTW to FDF

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 FDF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Juan, PR (DTW > SJU > FDF)

  • Price for both tickets: $729
  • Average savings: $175 (19.37%)

See DTW to SJU flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $857
  • Average savings: $47 (5.15%)

See DTW to JFK flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (DTW > MIA > FDF)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $30 (3.32%)

See DTW to MIA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Antilles Express, Air Canada, Air France, American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Martinique Aime Cesaire Airport to Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2326 miles or 3743 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to FDF flight is about 5 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Fort de France?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from DTW to FDF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeFDF
Destination airport nameMartinique Aime Cesaire Airport
CityFort de France
CountryMartinique
Latitude14.6
Longitude-61

 

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