koa-to-dtw

 

The cheapest times to fly from KOA to DTW are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • July 30th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 KOA to DTW is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1563 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $558 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Kona, HI (KOA) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $618 to $1045 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 $640. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1126. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $485 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $809 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KOA to DTW flight.

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

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KOA to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KOA to DTW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kailua-Kona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $134 (15%) 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 $780. Return trip prices are from the DTW to KOA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from KOA 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 8 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking KOA to DTW

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 KOA to DTW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Jose, CA (KOA > SJC > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $805
  • Average savings: $4 (0.49%)

See KOA to SJC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Hawaiian, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport to Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4439 miles or 7144 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KOA to DTW flight is about 8 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Kona, HI and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from KOA to DTW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code KOA
Origination airport name Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport
City Kona, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 19.7
Longitude -156

Return Airport

Destination code DTW
Destination airport name Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport
City Detroit, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -83.4

 

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