The cheapest times to fly from DTW to VCE are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • early to mid May
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • October 1st to December 9th

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 VCE is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1586 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $610 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Venice

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Venice (VCE) will usually cost between $750 to $1409 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $763. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $634 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $993 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to VCE flight.

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

DTW to VCE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to VCE 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VCE, and Wednesday 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 $106 (10%) 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 $948. Return trip prices are from the VCE 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 VCE 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 1 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 VCE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Milano Linate Airport (LIN) in Milan

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from VCE
  • Usually 6.77% less expensive than VCE
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to LIN flights


Flight Hacking DTW to VCE

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 VCE — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $767
  • Average savings: $226 (22.74%)

See DTW to JFK flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (DTW > BOS > VCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $221 (22.24%)

See DTW to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $866
  • Average savings: $127 (12.77%)

See DTW to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Marco Polo International Airport to Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4468 miles or 7191 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to VCE flight is about 9 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Venice?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from DTW to VCE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeVCE
Destination airport nameMarco Polo International Airport


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