The cheapest times to fly from DTW to FRU are

  • October 15th to May 13th (except the weeks of October 22nd, December 10th, December 24th, January 22nd, and March 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 FRU is mid January. Prices can be as high as $5009 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $833 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Bishkek

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Bishkek (FRU) will usually cost between $913 to $2555 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $950. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2586. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1636 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1420 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to FRU flight.

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

DTW to FRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to FRU 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 $0.14, which is far 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 to Bishkek, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Detroit. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $494 (27%) 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 $1236. Return trip prices are from the FRU 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 FRU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DTW to FRU

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 FRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (DTW > JFK > FRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $447 (31.44%)

See DTW to JFK flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (DTW > IAD > FRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1159
  • Average savings: $262 (18.42%)

See DTW to IAD flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (DTW > BOS > FRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1171
  • Average savings: $249 (17.54%)

See DTW to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6385 miles or 10276 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to FRU flight is about 12 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Bishkek?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from DTW to FRU.


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 FRU
Destination airport name Manas Airport
City Bishkek
Country Kyrgyzstan
Latitude 43.1
Longitude 74.5


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