The cheapest times to fly from DTW to MYR are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 30th 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 MYR is early September. Prices can be as high as $603 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $139 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Myrtle Beach

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR) will usually cost between $168 to $398 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $162. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $410. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $248 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $254 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to MYR flight.

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

DTW to MYR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to MYR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Detroit. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $99 (31%) 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 $218. Return trip prices are from the MYR 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 MYR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 8 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from DTW to MYR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Wilmington International Airport (ILM) in Wilmington, NC

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 23.62% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to ILM flights

Destination alternative #2: Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in Columbia, SC

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 20.87% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to CAE flights

Destination alternative #3: Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport (FAY) in Fayetteville, NC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 15.55% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to FAY flights

Destination alternative #4: Coastal Carolina Regional Airport (EWN) in New Bern/Morehead/Beaufort, NC

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 19.88% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to EWN flights

Destination alternative #5: Albert J Ellis Airport (OAJ) in Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 9.84% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to OAJ flights

Destination alternative #6: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MYR
  • Usually 3.35% less expensive than MYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to HHH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Myrtle Beach International Airport to Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 637 miles or 1025 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to MYR flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Myrtle Beach, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from DTW to MYR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeMYR
Destination airport nameMyrtle Beach International Airport
CityMyrtle Beach, SC
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DTW to MYR tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 18% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MYR heading for DTW about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Myrtle Beach, SC is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 5 minutes early
  • SkyWest: 5 minutes late
  • Spirit: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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