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Fares from $309 One Way, $581 Round Trip from Detroit to Frankfurt

Prices starting at $581 for return flights and $309 for one-way flights to Frankfurt were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Frankfurt

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeFRA
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Flights Review

Feb 22, 2020

we were delayed and they were very good at giving us all the information possible and many updates. very happy.

Nov 14, 2019

There were no power outlets

Aug 24, 2018

Last minute gate change not good

Apr 16, 2018

Very smooth flight

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Detroit Metro Airport

The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to find cheap flights from Detroit to any destination. The Detroit Metro Airport is located at 9000 Middlebelt Road, approximately 21 miles from downtown Detroit. Twelve airlines service the airport, including Delta Airlines, Frontier, Air Tran and American Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, the website searches flights from all available airlines so you can choose a flight with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

The Detroit Metro Airport offers long-term parking for $10 per day. It also runs complimentary shuttle services from the parking lots to the airport terminals. If you're traveling for more than four days, it's cheaper to take a cab to the airport. Cab fare from downtown Detroit costs $44.50. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car using the Orbitz.com website. This way, you can get from the airport to your hotel without relying on public transportation.

Dining at the Airport

There are a variety of restaurants located at the airport including Chili's, Diego's Mexican Cantina, Detroit 500 and Fuddruckers. When you book your flight using Orbitz.com, you have plenty of time to grab a quick meal before your flight, because your travel arrangements are made before you arrive at the airport. The Orbitz.com website does more than find cheap flights from Detroit; it has all the tools you need to plan your entire trip.

Frankfurt Airport and Airline Information

Spending hours searching and comparing airline sales isn't most people's idea of fun. Orbitz.com can do this time-consuming task for you when you are looking for cheap flights to Frankfurt. Orbitz will compare the rates of all the major airlines all at once, saving you time and money. The Frankfurt Airport is the main air service provider for Frankfurt and its surrounding communities. It is located about eight miles from downtown Frankfurt at 60547, Frankfurt, Germany, De. An estimated 107 airlines fly into and out of Frankfurt, including Air Canada, Delta, United, Qantas Air, Egypt Air, and many more. Orbitz.com works with the majority of these airlines to bring you the best rates available.

Transportation From the Airport

Transportation from the airport to your hotel or destination is available by bus, train, rental car, taxi, and shuttle. There are always plenty of taxis waiting outside both terminals. The rates are metered at €1.65 per kilometer, with an initial starting fee of €2.75; however, prices increase after 10 p.m. Car rentals vary by company and type of vehicle chosen, but by using Orbitz.com to book your rental, you are guaranteed the best rates.

Frankfurt Weather Information

The average summer high temperature in Frankfurt is about 75°F, with lows in the mid-50s, and winter high temperatures average in the mid-30s, with lows in the 20s. Frankfurt receives about two inches of rainfall per month, so it's a good idea to keep a jacket readily available.

Frankfurt Attraction Information

Frankfurt has a rich historical past and has several museums to enjoy, including the Museumsufer, Stadel Museum, and several historic landmarks. If you are looking for something a little different, check out the Frankfurt Zoo and the Hauptwache, an outdoor shopping area. When purchasing your cheap flights to Frankfurt, Orbitz.com has a long list of low-cost activities and attractions the whole family will enjoy.

Flights from Detroit to Frankfurt - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Frankfurt?

Choose your ideal travel dates, because there is. You can jet from Detroit to Frankfurt in one easy trip with Lufthansa.

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Frankfurt?

With the trip from Detroit to Frankfurt taking a minimum of 8 hours and 5 minutes, you'll have plenty of time to sit back and enjoy the experience. Grab an in-flight vino and sink into your seat with a riveting movie or novel.

What airlines fly from Detroit (and vicinity) to Frankfurt (and vicinity) most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Lufthansa (LH), which flies frequently along this route. This airline offers 14 flights each month between Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.). Also research the fares from Delta (DL). Offering 10 monthly flights between Detroit (and vicinity) and Frankfurt (and vicinity), they make the journey just as enjoyable as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Frankfurt?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Frankfurt have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Frankfurt with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Frankfurt without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.