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The cheapest times to fly from RTB to DTW are

  • June 4th to July 22nd (except the week of July 2nd)
  • October 29th to November 11th
  • December 24th to May 6th (except the weeks of January 1st, February 19th, March 26th, and April 23rd)

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 RTB to DTW is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $2369 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $1038 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Detroit

Flying from Roatan Island (RTB) to Detroit, MI (DTW) will usually cost between $1184 to $2245 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1207. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2270. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1063 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1401 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RTB to DTW flight.

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

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RTB to DTW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RTB to DTW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Coxen Hole. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DTW, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into RTB. Fridays 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 $299 (18%) 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 $1304. Return trip prices are from the DTW to RTB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RTB 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 4 hour 13 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 RTB to DTW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from DTW
  • Usually 29.19% less expensive than DTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See RTB to CLE flights

Destination alternative #2: Bishop International Airport (FNT) in Flint, MI

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from DTW
  • Usually 20.41% less expensive than DTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See RTB to FNT flights

Destination alternative #3: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from DTW
  • Usually 18.77% less expensive than DTW
  • 1-layover flights available

See RTB to GRR flights

 

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

Hack #1: New York, NY (RTB > JFK > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $878
  • Average savings: $523 (37.33%)

See RTB to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (RTB > IAD > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $939
  • Average savings: $462 (32.98%)

See RTB to JFK flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (RTB > MCO > DTW)

  • Price for both tickets: $983
  • Average savings: $418 (29.84%)

See RTB to MCO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport to Juan Manuel Galvez International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1799 miles or 2895 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RTB to DTW flight is about 4 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Roatan Island and Detroit, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from RTB to DTW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RTB
Origination airport name Juan Manuel Galvez International Airport
City Roatan Island
Country Honduras
Latitude 16.3
Longitude -86.5

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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