The cheapest times to fly from MRY to DUS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 1st to December 16th

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 MRY to DUS is early December. Prices can be as high as $1936 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $927 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Düsseldorf

Flying from Monterey, CA (MRY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) will usually cost between $933 to $1600 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $976. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1603. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $627 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1251 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MRY to DUS flight.

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

MRY to DUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MRY to DUS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Monterey. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DUS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MRY. 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 $218 (16%) 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 $1123. Return trip prices are from the DUS to MRY 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 MRY to DUS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 5 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 MRY to DUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bremen Airport (BRE) in Bremen

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 8.31% less expensive than DUS
  • 2-layover flights available

See MRY to BRE flights

Destination alternative #2: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 4.48% less expensive than DUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See MRY to FRA flights

Destination alternative #3: Hannover Airport (HAJ) in Hannover

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 1.88% less expensive than DUS
  • 2-layover flights available

See MRY to HAJ flights


Flight Hacking MRY to DUS

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 MRY to DUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Genoa (MRY > GOA > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $393 (31.37%)

See MRY to GOA flights

Hack #2: Prague (MRY > PRG > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $265 (21.14%)

See MRY to PRG flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (MRY > LAX > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1006
  • Average savings: $246 (19.62%)

See MRY to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MRY to DUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Eurowings, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Duesseldorf Airport to Monterey Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5614 miles or 9035 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MRY to DUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MRY to DUS flight is about 11 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Monterey, CA and Dusseldorf?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MRY
Origination airport name Monterey Regional Airport
City Monterey, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.6
Longitude -121.8

Return Airport

Destination code DUS
Destination airport name Duesseldorf Airport
City Dusseldorf
Country Germany
Latitude 51.3
Longitude 6.8


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