The cheapest times to fly from ORY to DTW are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 24th 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 ORY to DTW is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1785 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $694 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Paris (ORY) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $770 to $1484 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $751. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1589. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $838 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1003 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORY to DTW flight.

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

ORY to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORY to DTW flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DTW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ORY. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Detroit, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Paris. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $136 (12%) 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 $967. Return trip prices are from the DTW to ORY 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 ORY 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 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORY 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 ORY to DTW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ORY > BOS > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $577
  • Average savings: $426 (42.44%)

See ORY to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (ORY > EWR > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $631
  • Average savings: $372 (37.06%)

See ORY to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ORY > JFK > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $370 (36.86%)

See ORY to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3952 miles or 6360 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORY to DTW flight is about 8 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from ORY to DTW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORY
Origination airport nameParis Orly Airport

Return Airport

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


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