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Fares from $94 One Way, $188 Round Trip from Detroit to Monterey

Prices starting at $188 for return flights and $94 for one-way flights to Monterey 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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More About Flying To Monterey from Detroit

Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Monterey

Origin Airport IATA CodeDTT
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
Distance2074 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir France, Delta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival5:39PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:55AM UTC

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Mar 18, 2020

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Feb 10, 2020

The only thing that is so difficult for me is making connections. I wish that the staff could ask those flyers who are NOT making connections to stay seated for those that are making connections with a fast turnaround..... I have missed several connections and feel that this announcement would be helpful to those of us in the back rows of the plane.

Dec 10, 2019

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Cheap Flights from Detroit to Monterey

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.

Flying Into Monterey Regional Airport

Anyone looking for cheap flights to Monterey, CA, should check out Orbitz.com before going anywhere else. The site is the best place to find deals on air, hotel and car rental prices. You'll be able to pick pricing and an itinerary that works best with your budget and schedule. When you fly into Monterey, you'll be landing at Monterey Regional Airport, which is conveniently located three miles from the center of town. Airlines servicing this airport are Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Air, American Eagle, United Express and US Airways Express.

Transportation From Monterey Regional Airport

When you're ready to leave the airport, a taxi coordinator located at the terminal can help you get a taxi, so you don't have to make a reservation. A $3 airport surcharge fee will be added to your taxi fare. If you're planning to drive around Monterey yourself, grab a rental car at the terminal. The companies providing rentals there include Avis, Budget, Hertz and National. Book it in advance through Orbitz.com so that you don't have to waste any time waiting.

Weather in Monterey

Monterey has a mild climate, with winter temperatures averaging 60º F. The summer days are sunny and comfortable with temperatures in the mid-70s, but the evenings can get a bit cool, so keep that in mind as you pack.

Things to Do in Monterey

Monterey is stunning, and many of its best attractions are outdoors. Check out the Monterey Bay Aquarium, which is considered one of the best in the world. The jellyfish and sea horse exhibits are fan favorites. A drive along the famous 17-Mile Drive provides a great view of Monterey's beautiful landscape. A $9.25 fee is charged to access the road, but it's worth it. Booking cheap flights to Monterey on Orbitz.com can leave you with some extra money for enjoying all the attractions.

Flights from Detroit to Monterey - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Detroit to Monterey?

Unfortunately, no. You'll have to switch planes if you want to fly from Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula). A range of airlines offer services on this route with just one stopover, including American Airlines, United Airlines and Qatar Airways.

What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Monterey?

The quickest flight time from Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula) is 5 hours and 34 minutes, which gives you loads of time to enjoy a drink or get absorbed in a good movie.

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

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 Monterey 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 Monterey with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Monterey 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.