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The cheapest times to fly from PLN to DTW are

  • May 14th to June 10th
  • September 24th to April 1st (except the weeks of October 8th, October 22nd, and November 5th)

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 PLN to DTW is late December. Prices can be as high as $539 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $213 for Wednesday flights around late December.

 

When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Pellston, MI (PLN) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $237 to $399 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $296. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $386. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $89 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $309 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PLN to DTW flight.

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

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PLN to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PLN to DTW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Pellston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.79, which is above 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 $131 (36%) 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 $238. Return trip prices are from the DTW to PLN 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 PLN to DTW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 25 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport to Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 243 miles or 391 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PLN to DTW flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Pellston, MI and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from PLN to DTW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PLN
Origination airport name Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport
City Pellston, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.6
Longitude -84.8

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

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PLN to DTW tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 26% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DTW heading for PLN about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Detroit, MI is about 13 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 17 minutes late

 

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