The cheapest times to fly from DTW to MAO are

  • January 22nd to February 18th
  • March 5th to May 6th
  • July 30th to October 7th
  • October 29th to November 18th

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 MAO is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $5074 for Tuesday flights during late December, or as low as $1101 for Monday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Manaus

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Manaus (MAO) will usually cost between $1104 to $3142 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $1124. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2828. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1703 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1985 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to MAO flight.

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

DTW to MAO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to MAO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Detroit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DTW. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Manaus, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Detroit. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $557 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1611. Return trip prices are from the MAO 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 MAO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DTW to MAO

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 MAO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $878
  • Average savings: $1107 (55.77%)

See DTW to MIA flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (DTW > FLL > MAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $1041 (52.42%)

See DTW to FLL flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (DTW > MCO > MAO)

  • Price for both tickets: $988
  • Average savings: $998 (50.25%)

See DTW to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Eduardo Gomes International Airport to Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3449 miles or 5551 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to MAO flight is about 7 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Manaus?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from DTW to MAO.


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 MAO
Destination airport name Eduardo Gomes International Airport
City Manaus
Country Brazil
Latitude -3
Longitude -60


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