The cheapest times to fly from JAC to DTW are

  • March 26th to April 29th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 24th to January 28th (except the week of January 1st)

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 JAC to DTW is early September. Prices can be as high as $988 for Sunday flights during late May, or as low as $244 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Jackson, WY (JAC) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $249 to $713 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 $352. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $724. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $371 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $452 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAC to DTW flight.

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

JAC to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAC to DTW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Jackson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DTW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JAC. 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 $234 (42%) 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 $328. Return trip prices are from the DTW to JAC 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 JAC to DTW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1383 miles or 2226 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAC to DTW flight is about 3 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Jackson, WY and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from JAC to DTW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJAC
Origination airport nameJackson Hole Airport
CityJackson, WY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


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