The cheapest times to fly from DTW to WNZ are

  • February 5th to May 6th
  • October 8th 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 WNZ is early to mid April. Prices can be as high as $2679 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1064 for Wednesday flights around early to mid April.


When to Fly to Wenzhou

Flying from Detroit, MI (DTW) to Wenzhou (WNZ) will usually cost between $1249 to $1938 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid April with an average ticket price of $1227. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2247. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1020 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1389 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DTW to WNZ flight.

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

DTW to WNZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DTW to WNZ 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 $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $206 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1356. Return trip prices are from the WNZ 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 WNZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 13 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 WNZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from WNZ
  • Usually 8.86% less expensive than WNZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See DTW to NGB flights


Flight Hacking DTW to WNZ

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 WNZ — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $403 (28.98%)

See DTW to JFK flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (DTW > LAX > WNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $992
  • Average savings: $398 (28.62%)

See DTW to LAX flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (DTW > EWR > WNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1135
  • Average savings: $254 (18.29%)

See DTW to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Lufthansa, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7351 miles or 11830 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DTW to WNZ flight is about 14 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Detroit, MI and Wenzhou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from DTW to WNZ.


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 WNZ
Destination airport name Longwan Airport
City Wenzhou
Country China
Latitude 27.9
Longitude 120.9


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