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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTW) to China

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to SHA flight in 2022: compare Detroit to China flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in China.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China (DTW - CN)?

When flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China?

To save on the cost of your flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $864 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $967.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China?

April can be a great time to fly to China from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $1,151. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $637. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

Cheap flights from Detroit to China in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DTW to China flights for May, June
24 Jun - 1 Jul
$3,378pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
27 Jun - 1 Jul
$4,242pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
22 Jun - 29 Jun
$5,390pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to China 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to China from Detroit found for this year
29 Nov - 31 Jan
$1,364pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Nov - 31 Jan
$1,368pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
29 Nov - 3 Feb
$1,374pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to China

Late deals on round-trip flights to China from Detroit, departing today and this week
1 Jun - 5 Jun
$5,687pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
1 Jun - 5 Jun
$12,245pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
ANA
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to China from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to China
4:15 am - 11:25 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
18h 10m
DTW - PVG
Air Canada
$649
Priceline
11:00 am - 11:25 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
35h 25m
DTW - PVG
Air Canada
$653
Air Canada
4:15 am - 11:25 am
Air Canada
1 Stop
18h 10m
DTW - PVG
Air Canada
$683
Air Canada

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to China

What airport do you fly from for flights from Detroit to China?

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Detroit to China. It is only a 17.3 mi journey to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) from Detroit’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to China have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to China have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. China Southern, Delta, and China Eastern are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like China Southern with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China for under $2,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China for under $2,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $2,082, but on average you can expect to pay $2,280.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China for under $5,700?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China within the next 7 days for less than $5,700.

What are the most popular routes from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China?

The most popular flight routes from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China are Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Shanghai Pu Dong and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Guangzhou Baiyun.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China?

The most popular airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to China are Air Canada, Air France and China Eastern. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to China from Detroit?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to China

Most visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County will not be allowed to enter China.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering China.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are not required to quarantine after entering China.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from China?

Returning to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from China

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from China must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from China are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

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Destination points for flights from Detroit to China

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Destination information for China

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Airports servicing Detroit

Top 8 airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to China

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to China choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
$553 $1,065 No cancel fee 67%
Air China
$590 $973 No cancel fee 67%
Delta
$600 $2,232 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$642 $1,808 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$647 $910 No cancel fee 69%
China Southern
$816 $1,210 No cancel fee 69%
China Eastern
$1,159 $1,661 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air France
$1,479 $1,609 No cancel fee 77%
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